dog owners urged to 'bag it and bin it' to halt fouling
owners have this week been urged to "bag it and bin it"
in a crackdown on fouling in Burnham-On-Sea after a walker took
these photos of dogs waste bags being dumped along a local footpath.
problem is worse than ever, particularly along paths across the
sand dunes near the golf course, where bags of dog waste are being
left by irresponsible owners," says the walker, who has asked
to remain anonymous.
so disgusting to see these bags being left by paths and even thrown
into bushes along what are otherwise lovely walking spots."
problem needs to be highlighted to embarrass the dog owners into
District Council spokeswoman Claire Faun told Burnham-On-Sea.com:
"We always advise dog walkers to act responsibly by 'bagging
it and binning it' using the waste bins provided."
are waste bins provided along many paths off the beach and these
should be used to properly dispose of dog waste."