It is frightening to see your beloved dog exhibiting aggressive barking behavior. This type of behavior can be intimidating for both you and those around you, and it’s natural to want to understand the root cause and find a way to stop it.
Let’s look at the reasons behind behind dog barking and aggression, what to do and when to seek help.
Here’s why dog barking and aggression happens
Dog barking and aggression happens due to fear, stress, pain due to illness or injury, territorial behavior, frustration, display of dominance, lack of training and socialization. Sudden barking and aggression without provocation is not uncommon, however, it requires determination of the root cause of the behavior to help your dog.