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#Dog Poo

# dog-poo - Monday 26 April, 2021

Dog poo DNA testing to be launched in Leitrim to find owners who don't clean up
# Poo Done It?
# Poo Done It?

Dog poo DNA testing to be launched in Leitrim to find owners who don't clean up

Apr 26th 2021, 3:48 PM 32,668 Views 57 Comments

Dog owners will be asked to cooperate in allowing a sample of saliva to be taken from their dog.

# dog-poo - Saturday 10 April, 2021

Just two dog fouling fines handed out by Dublin City Council in 2020
# POO'S TO BLAME
# POO'S TO BLAME

Just two dog fouling fines handed out by Dublin City Council in 2020

Apr 10th 2021, 6:30 AM 14,631 Views 35 Comments

One fine in 2020 was paid, according to Dublin City Council, with a prosecution initiated for the second fine.

# dog-poo - Wednesday 7 April, 2021

Dublin City Council installs loudspeakers warning against dog fouling as complaints pick up
# Poo Diligence
# Poo Diligence

Dublin City Council installs loudspeakers warning against dog fouling as complaints pick up

Apr 7th 2021, 3:01 PM 19,586 Views 67 Comments

Audio devices in so-called blackspots across the city aim to encourage dog owners to clean up after their dogs.

# dog-poo - Friday 12 February, 2021

Senator criticises 'phenomenal' amount of poo in Irish villages
# Dog Walkers
# Dog Walkers

Senator criticises 'phenomenal' amount of poo in Irish villages

Feb 12th 2021, 7:54 PM 49,586 Views 95 Comments

Senator Doherty said people do not want to be “on the bag” while walking their dog.

# dog-poo - Friday 8 November, 2019

Zero dog fouling fines issued by council so far this year (78 were issued back in 2016)
# Dublin City
# Dublin City

Zero dog fouling fines issued by council so far this year (78 were issued back in 2016)

Nov 8th 2019, 9:13 AM 12,692 Views 43 Comments

This year’s figure was confirmed in correspondence to Councillor Colm O’Rourke from Dublin City Council.

# dog-poo - Thursday 8 November, 2018

Just four dog poo fines were issued in Dublin City so far this year
# Dog Poo
# Dog Poo

Just four dog poo fines were issued in Dublin City so far this year

Nov 8th 2018, 6:10 AM 10,886 Views 42 Comments

Out of the four fines issued this year, just one was paid.

# dog-poo - Sunday 28 January, 2018

'Pooper snoopers are needed to stop family walks ending in excrement being scrubbed from shoes'
# Read Me
# Read Me

'Pooper snoopers are needed to stop family walks ending in excrement being scrubbed from shoes'

Jan 28th 2018, 8:45 AM 36,320 Views 94 Comments

Excrement of unknown origin, which poses real health risks as well as being disgusting, is invading our homes, writes Eric Nolan.

# dog-poo - Thursday 11 May, 2017

Local councils are getting help to rid dog poo from our streets
# Dog Mess
# Dog Mess

Local councils are getting help to rid dog poo from our streets

May 11th 2017, 6:03 AM 17,891 Views 29 Comments

Not picking up after your dog can land you with a fine of up to €150.

# dog-poo - Wednesday 8 February, 2017

Dog walker dodges €4k fouling fine due to drug-filled syringes scattered through park
# A Fine Defence
# A Fine Defence

Dog walker dodges €4k fouling fine due to drug-filled syringes scattered through park

Feb 8th 2017, 7:08 AM 26,222 Views 46 Comments

The dog walker said that the animal’s droppings were within a “hair’s breadth” of a syringe.

# dog-poo - Saturday 27 December, 2014

Opinion: I love Ireland and I love dogs – but this country has to sort out its poop problem
# Foul
# Foul

Opinion: I love Ireland and I love dogs – but this country has to sort out its poop problem

Dec 27th 2014, 12:00 PM 1,019 Views 78 Comments

Another beautiful morning, another pair of running shoes ruined.

# dog-poo - Monday 27 October, 2014

A robotic hoover smeared dog shite all over this man's house
# Oh Crap
From The Daily Edge
# Oh Crap

A robotic hoover smeared dog shite all over this man's house

Oct 27th 2014, 2:26 PM 4,666 Views 9 Comments

Burn the house down.

# dog-poo - Wednesday 13 August, 2014

Those anti- dog poo messages on beaches in Co Clare are working
# Ruff Estimate
# Ruff Estimate

Those anti- dog poo messages on beaches in Co Clare are working

Aug 13th 2014, 6:40 PM 15,421 Views 15 Comments

‘Dog fouling’ is down 50%.

# dog-poo - Thursday 26 June, 2014

The 9 stages of rage of stepping in dog sh**e
# Dirty Dogs
From The Daily Edge
# Dirty Dogs

The 9 stages of rage of stepping in dog sh**e

Jun 26th 2014, 12:54 PM 17,430 Views 70 Comments

Clean it up!

# dog-poo - Thursday 1 May, 2014

The government must do more... to deal with dog poo
# Scoop That Poop
# Scoop That Poop

The government must do more... to deal with dog poo

May 1st 2014, 10:43 AM 12,700 Views 122 Comments

Independent TD Finian McGrath has said the issue of dog litter is “under the radar” and not discussed enough.

# dog-poo - Monday 25 November, 2013

Dublin mayors tell dog-owners: pick up after your pooches
# Poo Watch
# Poo Watch

Dublin mayors tell dog-owners: pick up after your pooches

Nov 25th 2013, 2:29 PM 7,165 Views 52 Comments

Dublin’s mayors have launched a new hotline number where people can report offenders.

# dog-poo - Wednesday 30 October, 2013

Free pooper-scoopers offered to tackle dog poo in Limerick
# Dog Poo
# Dog Poo

Free pooper-scoopers offered to tackle dog poo in Limerick

Oct 30th 2013, 7:15 AM 7,880 Views 53 Comments

In a bid to stop dog poo littering the streets of Limerick, Limerick City and County Councils have enlisted the help of a local business.

# dog-poo - Thursday 17 October, 2013

Welsh Police apologise after naming dog poo talks "Operation Irish"
# I Thought We Were Friends
# I Thought We Were Friends

Welsh Police apologise after naming dog poo talks "Operation Irish"

Oct 17th 2013, 10:02 PM 36,788 Views 198 Comments

The choice of the name was called an “act of Olympian stupidity” by a local councillor, but police say that no offence was intended.

# dog-poo - Saturday 24 August, 2013

VIDEO: Don’t let your dog poo on streets, say wheelchair users
# Dirty Streets
# Dirty Streets

VIDEO: Don’t let your dog poo on streets, say wheelchair users

Aug 24th 2013, 8:30 PM 13,389 Views 68 Comments

A new video shows the impact that dog poo can have on people of limited mobility.

# dog-poo - Tuesday 20 August, 2013

Paris town uses CCTV cameras to catch people who don't clean up after their dog
# Poo Watch
# Poo Watch

Paris town uses CCTV cameras to catch people who don't clean up after their dog

Aug 20th 2013, 7:30 AM 6,098 Views 70 Comments

Well, that’s one way to stop it.

# dog-poo - Friday 21 June, 2013

The most extreme anti-dog-poo ad you'll ever see
# Poo Watch
From The Daily Edge
# Poo Watch

The most extreme anti-dog-poo ad you'll ever see

Jun 21st 2013, 11:06 AM 2,844 Views 0 Comments

You’ll be scared into pooper scooper yes forever.

# dog-poo - Wednesday 5 June, 2013

If you don't pick up your dog poo in Spain then this might happen...
# Poo Watch
From The Daily Edge
# Poo Watch

If you don't pick up your dog poo in Spain then this might happen...

Jun 5th 2013, 11:36 AM 4,144 Views 5 Comments

Talk about a “special delivery”.

# dog-poo - Tuesday 5 July, 2011

Owners beware: Landlords turn to dog poop DNA tests
# Science Gone Mad
From The Daily Edge
# Science Gone Mad

Owners beware: Landlords turn to dog poop DNA tests

Jul 5th 2011, 11:44 AM 363 Views 0 Comments

Who let the dog out? Owners who don’t scoop will now pay.