Dog fouling and bins

Dog fouling isn’t just unpleasant, it’s illegal. It can help spread disease, and in extreme cases can cause blindness.

Dog owners have a responsibility to clear up after their pets, those that don’t can face fines of up to £1,000.

Cavalier puppy
Cavalier puppy

Who deals with this problem?

District and borough councils can take legal action against owners who fail to clean up after their dogs. You can find out more from your local district or borough council about this problem: