A certain amount of noise must be tolerated living in urban and suburban areas, as it is part of daily life. However, when the noise becomes unreasonable, such as a chronic, excessive barking dog, we offer these suggestions.
If a neighbor’s dog barks regularly
If your dog barks regularly
If you have a dog that barks regularly, investigate and determine why your dog is barking. Here are some reasons for barking and some possible solutions:
Contact your neighbors and tell them that you are working on the dog-barking problem. Solicit their help to keep track of when and why your dog is barking. Encourage them to contact you when there is a problem.