FTC Affiliate Disclosure
—Many of the products and services we advertise and recommend on this site provide us with an affiliate commission for referrals (with no added cost to you) and we use affiliate links in banner ads and text links throughout this site, including on this page. What is an affiliate link?
For more information see our Disclosure
. We are also a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.
Separation Anxiety/Excessive Barking
by Megan Taylor
(Red Bank, NJ)
Fellow Aussie Owners! Help please! I have recently moved out to New Jersey with my 5 year old male pure bred Aussie. We moved into a nice neighborhood with a large back yard. Since moving out here, Murry has been displaying a lot of separation anxiety problems.
Unfortunately my work requires me to be gone for 12 hrs out of the day (cardinal sin for an Aussie owner, I know!). While absent, apparently it's really pissing off my neighbors. Murry is such a good dog, very obedient, minds well, and is easily my best friend... however, my neighbors don't see that.
What can I do to help Murry stop barking excessively (everything triggers him!)? I have researched trainers/dog walkers out here, but I feel as though many people in this area do not know much about Aussies and their behavior/temperament... which is why I'm asking for YOUR HELP!
Any advice will certainly help!!!
Aussie Behavior Problems?
Australian Shepherd Lover's Guide To Australian Shepherd Training & Care
Click here to post comments
Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Australian Shepherd Q & A.