A dog’s bark speaks volumes

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What’s in a bark?  

Have you ever wondered what your dog is saying when they bark? It could be “I hear a noise!”, “I’m nervous!”, “I’m bored!”, “I want to visit with that dog!”, “I want that!” Those are the 5 main statements I hear every day from dogs. 

Let’s take a look at those barks:

Boredom Barking — I hear this from dogs who are left alone a lot. It’s a sad rhythmic tune of 4 . . .