Q: My neighbor has a new barking dog that
never seems to shut up at night. I’ve tried
ear plugs and keeping the windows closed,
but Summer is coming and I need the
windows open. It is time to call the cops?
A: Perhaps… or maybe a gift of duct tape to
the owner is needed.
But before you do that, I hope that this might
be an opportunity to build some “neighborliness.”
It’s quite likely that the owners are