Do Deaf Dogs Bark A Lot?

Dogs bark as a means for communication which is one of their main vocalizations. However, for dogs born experiencing hearing loss, the absence of sound raises fascinating questions about their communication abilities and whether they bark as much as other dogs.

In this article, we aim to shed light on the subject of deaf dogs and their barking, and what to do about it.

Do deaf dogs bark a lot?

Some deaf dogs bark more often and more loudly, compared to hearing dogs because they cannot realize how loud they are. Some deaf dogs may bark a lot as a way to communicate or express themselves, especially if they haven’t been trained to use alternative methods of communication.

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