Tired or sore feet (1930s+)
The Bears needed a shot of adrenaline to wake the barking dogs.
At length some of the "boys" bethought themselves of the old adage about barking dogs, and concluded to try his mettle.
Might not the street be as it always was, with laughing children and barking dogs?
There's a small order just come in, for barking dogs; and I should wish to go as close to Natur' as I could, for sixpence.
There was the sound of fire-arms and of barking dogs on the hills sacred to the Leghorn.
barking dogs, frightened house maids and discourteous lackeys we found everywhere, but neither work nor food for the four of us.
Strength, whether in barking dogs or fumes or what-not, appeals to the race.
As ‘barking dogs seldom bite,’ I paid little attention to his threats.
The sound of barking dogs and crowing cocks came off the land with that clearness which all sounds assume in a fog.
Puling infants and barking dogs add their discord to the din and confusion.