Noise that distresses is an ASSAULT Why this website exists ... This website has been set up to provide the public with up-to-date reports on news items about NOISE in general - and barking in particular It offers information to the Noise-afflicted to help distressed persons navigate their way into lawful avenues of relief from Noise assaults The most distressingly common of these assaults are those from barking dogs left unattended by absent owners The situation has been allowed by default to become so bad that some residents, unable to secure relief through lawful means, either move out or kill the dog. Tragically, some barking victims end up killing their tormentor, some of whom are wilful sadists. WELCOME   Please browse the pages of this small website and explore the situation in this World of NOISE. Your comments and your own NEWS items about Noise and barking are welcome.