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Noisy/ barking dogs

Report a barking dog

Report a noisy/ barking dog

A dog can be expected to bark to a reasonable extent but a dog which barks constantly for hours can be a nuisance.

Will my complaint be treated in confidence?

Please rest assured that all complaints are treated in the strictest confidence.

What information will I need to provide? 

Be prepared to give your details as well as details of where the dog lives. You may be asked to complete a diary sheet which may indicate whether a statutory nuisance exists. 

Advice for owners

If you believe your dog may be barking excessively and need some advice please call us on 01376 552525 for assistance.