My Neighbours Dog Keeps Barking!

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The best tips that cheap dog supplies blog can offer on barking dogs are beside from being a issue for your current neighbours and also causing issues or concern for the dog owner. Dog behaviour experts say that excessive barking is frequently a sign that your dog is possible suffering from a level of anxiety. This may be heightened by the removal of a normal source of comfort and reassurance, meaning the dog owner; you. This ‘separation-related’ vocalisation is typically accompanied by soiling in the house and possibly destructive behaviour, in some cases dogs may hyperventilate, vomit, salivate or have diarrhoea.

Normally young puppies show anxiety related barking following separation from their mum and littermates. Just like a new baby, it is not uncommon for puppies to keep their owners awake night after night while they adjust to sleeping on their alone. Anxiety in dogs are also related to behaviour problems are very common and is the 2nd most common cause of referral to a behaviour counsellor after bouts of dog aggression. However, there are some things you can do to help;

When you leave your dog alone, perhaps considering these may help.

  • It may sound strange, but confine your dog/puppy to a small enclosed area. This will help strengthen the feeling of security and will help your dog to hopefully not be destructive.
  • Try to not fuss or give your dog any extra attention before you leave home. Just imagine that giving any extra attention before leaving, can cause worry or even confuse your dog.
  • When you leave make sure they have access to their chosen dog bed, (If they don’t have one, have a good look around online as there are plenty of luxury dog beds to choose from). Also have plenty of chewable toys or dog treats to keep them satisfied for a while.
  • Even thinking about leaving the radio on low, a little music and a human voice can really comfort your dog.
  • Try best not to leave your dog for too long periods, if you do then make sure you take them for a walk before you do. Even having friends of family to pop in can help also.
  • Just briefly greet your dog and try not to get him excited.
  • Reward your dog once they have calmed down, dog treats can be a great idea.
  • If your dog has been naughty, don’t punish them. This will just cause more confusion, there are plenty more dog beds online if this is something that has been severely damaged.

On returning home from work:

  • Just briefly greet your dog and try not to get him excited.
  • Reward your dog once they have calmed down, dog treats can be a great idea.
  • If your dog has been naughty, don’t punish them. This will just cause more confusion, there are plenty more dog beds online if this is something that has been severely damaged.

At cheap dog supplies we always suggest to talk with your vet, your local vet will check for any physiological issues which may to blame or contribute to he barking problems. They may even refer you and your dog to a animal behaviorist is some cases.

 

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