New dog dirt rules will fine owners for not carrying a poo bag

December 1, 2016 Spilsby Online 0

Dog owners in Boston have been warned they could face a fine of £100 if they aren’t carrying a plastic bag to clean up after their pet. The borough council has already introduced new legislation – but no one caught breaking the rules will be fined until February 1. And the authority says it has plenty of free dog poo bags available from it’s offices or in the town’s Central Park. Councillor Michael Brookes, cabinet […]

Dog fouling being tackled with patrols

January 13, 2015 Spilsby Online 0

Dog fouling across East Lindsey is being tackled by joint patrols between the council and police. The patrols regularly take place in Wainfleet, Skegness, Spilsby, Horncastle and Louth. East Lindsey District Council’s Dog Warden Sue Farenden: “The joint patrols are ideal for tacking this important issue as PCSOs are at the heart of their community so already have access to local groups and people and are aware of local issues – including dog fouling.” “We […]