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Which three types of dogs love to bark the most? Find out here and get advice for cutting down the barking to restore peace and quiet to your home.

Common problems can crop up during housetraining. Read this article to troubleshoot and help your dog eliminate appropriately.

Chewing is a common complaint among dog owners. Learn about the types of chewing and how to get your dog to stop here.

If your dog is constantly chasing your cat(s), find out why he is doing so here and how to get him to stop.

Many puppies go through a teething stage when they’re young, but some continue this chewing habit through adulthood. Find out why and how you can stop it.

Irksome and sometimes expensive destructive chewing usually takes place when the owner is not with the dog. Find out why your dog is compulsively chewing and how to help him.

Get expert tips for stopping your dog from jumping by dog trainer Andrea Arden.

Dog Problems

How to Stop Dog Mouthing

by Caroline Golon, guest contributor

You might think of mouthing as being a behavior exclusive to young puppies, but some overexcited mature dogs do it, too. What is Mouthing? “Mouthing is when a dog puts his teeth and mouth over a person’s skin while using little or no pressure from his jaw.” says dog trainer and expert Mikkel Becker on Vetstreet.com. “It’s not to be …

Mounting behavior is normal, but also embarrassing. Learn why your dog is doing this and how to control it.

If you find your dog constantly knocking people over and jumping on them, he most likely has a jumping problem. Learn more about jumping behaviors in dogs and what to do about jumping problems.