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Please note that this website has received numerous complaints from readers saying that the device described below had no discernable impact on the barking of their neighbor's dogs. Therefore, even though we have had a few positive reports, does not recommend this product. Accordingly, we have removed all links to retail outlets. Links will be reestablished if and when the manufaturer can show that the device works as advertised.

The Good Neighbor Barker Breaker:

Emits sound at 90 decibels, which is equavilent to the noise of a power lawn mower.

The following is the manufacturer's write-up of the product


The Good Neighbor Barker Breaker is a tool designed to help you eliminate nuisance barking. It uses a high-pitched piercing tone to distract and dissuade your neighbor's dog from barking when outside.

The Good Neighbor Barker Breaker has a built-in microchip which operates the unit automatically from up to 50 feet away. When your neighbor's dog barks, the Good Neighbor Barker Breaker emits off a loud high-pitched sound. This piercing sound startles the dog to stop the nuisance barking. The highly-distracting piercing tone emitted by the Good Neighbor Barker Breaker is audible to people, but dogs find the tone to be 3-5 times more intense than do humans.

After emitting the tone for 5 seconds, the unit stops for 2 seconds and resets itself. Because of Good Neighbor Barker Breaker's specially-tuned microphone, extraneous sounds will not trigger it.


  • Useful for controlling nuisance barking while you are away
  • Adjustable range- short or long
  • 50 foot long operating range
  • Your neighbor's dog learns to associate the annoying sound with his barking, and will stop barking in order to avoid activating the sound.
  • Portable, compact, and ready for use at home or away.
  • Dimensions: 2"W x 2.75"H x 1"D.
  • Powered by a 9-volt battery (included)
  • 1-year mfg. warranty. The mfg. will repair or replace any defective unit within that time period.


  • Good Neighbor Barker Breaker unit
  • 9-volt battery
  • Owners guide with instructions for use

To operate:

  • Mount the unit within 50 feet of the dog, on a stable surface near the barking dog (flat table, fence or tree). For best results, mount as close to the dog as possible, and relative to the dog's height.
  • Take care to protect the unit from the weather. It is NOT weatherproof.
  • Adjust the Bark Count feature.
  • Turn the unit on and select the desired volume setting.

This page is part of Section Two:
the Your Neighbor's Dog section of