issues 'clean up' plea to dog owners in Burnham-On-Sea
District Council's Dog Wardens will this week be asking dog owners
in Burnham-On-Sea and Highbridge to take more care in cleaning
up after their pets.
council is marking National Poop Scoop Week from June 11th-17th
by handing out leaflets and dog waste bags to encourage dog owners
to be responsible and pick up after their animals.
council's wardens will be handing out information and free bags
at Highbridge's Apex Park and at other trouble spots across the
Poop Scoop Week has also been backed by dog owners, with Clarissa
Baldwin from the Dogs Trust saying: "Dog fouling is an issue
that we are determined to tackle and we hope Poop Scoop Week will
reinforce the importance of picking up dog poo."
want people to be able to enjoy clean public areas all year round
and if everyone remembers the importance of picking after their
dog we can make a big difference."
who require further information about dog fouling enforcement
should contact Sedgemoor's Dog Warden on 0845 408 2540.
Tina Kick, Sedgemoor District Council's dog warden, who patrols
streets in the Burnham-On-Sea area