Why are dogs happy when you come home?

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Dogs that received vocal interaction only, expressed more contact seeking behaviour, such as barking, yelping and tail wagging.

So, when we come home after a long day and are excitedly greeted by our Dogs, it's because we are able to provide them emotional satisfaction.

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Greeting/Play: Dogs often bark when greeting people or other animals.

Attention Seeking: Dogs often bark when they want something, such as going outside, playing, or getting a treat.

Separation Anxiety/Compulsive Barking: Dogs with separation anxiety often bark excessively when left alone.

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Howling is one of many forms of vocal communication used by dogs.

Dogs howl to attract attention, to make contact with others and to announce their presence.

Some dogs also howl in response to high-pitched sounds, such as emergency vehicle sirens or musical instruments.

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Some dogs come back when they run away simply for the reason that there is a good reason for them to come home.

This is not a very exciting thought for a dog to come home to if he runs away.

When your dog comes back after running away, teach him what you want to do so he does not run away again.

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All dogs will bring you a toy, either by instinct or when trained to do so.

He may bring you a toy because he is trying to please his alpha, as a sign of trust, to gain your attention, to show trust, to ask you to play, or to release some energy.

By accepting his gift with a smile, you are encouraging his behavior.

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Dogs that received vocal interaction only, expressed more contact seeking behaviour, such as barking, yelping and tail wagging.

So, when we come home after a long day and are excitedly greeted by our Dogs, it's because we are able to provide them emotional satisfaction.

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All dogs will bring you a toy, either by instinct or when trained to do so.

He may bring you a toy because he is trying to please his alpha, as a sign of trust, to gain your attention, to show trust, to ask you to play, or to release some energy.

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Dogs that received vocal interaction only, expressed more contact seeking behaviour, such as barking, yelping and tail wagging.

So, when we come home after a long day and are excitedly greeted by our Dogs, it's because we are able to provide them emotional satisfaction.

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