Posted: 12:42 pm Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017

Your barking dog in Hillsborough County could cost you a $500 fine or jail time! 

By Phoebe

After many, many complaints about barking dogs in Hillsborough County neighborhoods, they felt like they had to do something about barking dogs.

This morning, a new ordinance was approved that could cost you a $500 fine or up to 60 days in jail if your dog barks for more than 20 minutes and one of your neighbors reports it.

Seriously. Read more from our friends at Fox 13.