The pig pheromone androstenone , acting as an interomone , stops dogs from barking

@inproceedings{McGlone2014ThePP,
  title={The pig pheromone androstenone , acting as an interomone , stops dogs from barking},
  author={John James McGlone and Warren G. Thompson and Kimberly A. Guay},
  year={2014}
}
Some dogs display behaviors such as excessive barking and jumping. Unwanted behaviors can often lead to animal abuse or pet relinquishment to a shelter. This study focused on the effects of androstenone on the behavior of dogs showing a barking and jumping syndrome. In the first study, barking dogs were sprayed with (a) nothing, (b) a placebo spray with sound or noise, (c) the same as (b) plus 0.1 μg/mL androstenone in isopropyl alcohol, (d) the same as (b) plus 1.0 μg/ mL androstenone in… CONTINUE READING