No owner of any animal, wild or domestic, shall permit or suffer the animal to...Make loud or disturbing noises without provocation, including, but not limited to, chronic howling, yowling, barking, whining, or other utterances.
Talk to your neighbor
Noise complaints are often one of the most difficult and time consuming to resolve. Before you file a complaint with Animal Services we recommend you notify the dog owner directly if you feel comfortable doing so. Often times dog owners are not home when the barking occurs so are unaware of the issue. Also, keep in mind that retraining a dog takes time; an immediate resolution is not likely to occur.
Read Tips to Prevent Conflict with Neighbors for tools and information on how to approach a neighbor with a problem.
If after that there is no change, see below for information on filing a complaint with Citrus Heights Animal Services.
So Your Dog Barks Too Much
There are many reasons a dog may bark excessively.