Dogs that bark excessively can be a source of great irritation for neighbours.
Got a barking dog complaint?
Dogs bark for a reason, and there are many ways that excessive barking can be managed.
Before reporting a dog that barks loudly and frequently first try to contact the dog’s owner. Discussing the issue with the dog owner in a neighbourly manner often resolves this type of problem in a timely fashion.
Barking dogs – Victorian Government website