I have to find out what is making the sound or it drives me crazy. Once I know what the cause, I can ignore it.
I always check it out, especially if my dog barks.
The theory of evolution, like the theory of gravity, is a scientific fact. NDT
Most of the time, if the Residents are growling I lock and load then I look.
Funniest time was hearing a noise, my old Lab was growling. Lock and loaded and walked in on my son with a screamer in the Family room. I started laughing which did not help matters
“Better a true enemy than a false friend.”
Neither. I just ignore it. There are exception where I want to know what is going on, but curiosity doesn't kill this cat.
I must go and look to see what made the noise. Usually something fell that wasn't secured.
run, run like the devils behind me, run till no one can find me