7 reasons why dogs bark

why dogs bark

Barking is the way dogs communicate with you and other animals. But what is the dog trying to say? Most dogs bark for one of these 7 reasons:

A dog may bark if he:

  1. Hears a noise and is curious
  2. Is trying to warn that someone is near
  3. Becomes bored or lonely
  4. Sees another animal
  5. Wants a treat or food
  6. Needs to go out
  7. Is just having fun and enjoys it