Another good night's sleep ruined by barking dogs. Hence, this post goes out to all of those idiot neighbors who can't seem to keep the dogs inside. Oh, if you can't handle the dogs inside your house, here's a suggestion: Don't bother having a dog. Because it's obvious that you can't take responsibility for one.
Mariaville approves barking dog ordinance
Excerpt: Anyone bothered by a barking dog can make a written complaint to the town's animal control officer or to a law enforcement official. That official can then investigate the complaint, and issue the owner a warning if needed.
A second incident will result in the owner being summoned for a civil violation. Upon conviction, that person will be fined $25. Additional convictions will result in fines of $50 for each incident.
Tip: If I owned a barking dog in Mariaville, I'd be laughing my butt off. Because this new ordinance has no teeth whatsoever. This story is open for comments. Let 'em have it!
[Elected official's] help with barking dogs offers example of his leadership
Excerpt: [The official] takes the initiative to keep our neighborhood great. For instance,
over the years, there have been several nuisances with barking dogs in
the neighborhood. [He] would work with residents to help reduce the
Tip: Here's an elected official who's worthy of support. And this letter to the editor is open for your comments. Follow the above link and share.
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