Month: April 2015

How To Stop Attention Seeking Barking?

By Claudia Bensimoun   Attention Seeking Barking     Image Credit: Claudia Bensimoun Our dogs are smart and soon learn which behaviors get reinforced. If your dog barks to demand attention, he’s probably aware that he’s going to get your attention. When your dog does this, any attention from you is regarded as a reward.…

How To Stop Nervous Barking

How To Stop Nervous Barking? By Claudia Bensimoun     Image Credit: BarkUpTodayDog Nervous Barking 1.In this scenario, you’ll need to identify why your dog is barking, and his source of fear. 2.Begin by gradually introducing him to his “source of fear”. 3.Identify your dog’s threshold which would be the distance that he begins barking…

How To Stop Separation Barking?

By Claudia Bensimoun Separation- Issue Barking   Image Credit: BarkUpTodayDog All dogs are social and enjoy being around people. Dogs will be left alone at times. That said, there are some dogs that become anxious, bored, and experience severe distress when left alone. They then will engage in excessive barking, destructive chewing, soiling, and attempts…