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#dog fouling

# dog-fouling - This year 2022

New bill from Green Party TD would increase fine for dog fouling tenfold
# Poonishment
# Poonishment

New bill from Green Party TD would increase fine for dog fouling tenfold

Jun 23rd 2022, 4:31 PM 15,014 Views 78 Comments

Almost one in three fines over the last four years have never been paid.

Dog fouling emerges as main cause of swimming bans in Dublin last year
# Dog Fouling
# Dog Fouling

Dog fouling emerges as main cause of swimming bans in Dublin last year

Jan 7th 2022, 11:20 AM 21,919 Views 45 Comments

A new report shows all four notices issued by Dublin City Council last year were linked to dog fouling events.

# dog-fouling - Last year 2021

Dog fouling drops over 50% in Galway after spray paint trial
# Dog Fouling
# Dog Fouling

Dog fouling drops over 50% in Galway after spray paint trial

Aug 19th 2021, 9:59 AM 77,926 Views 26 Comments

Volunteers sprayed dog excrement in pink paint to highlight the issue.

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 32,857 Views 57 Comments

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

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 14,774 Views 35 Comments

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

Opinion: Dog fouling is driving Ireland's residents barking mad
# Scoop The Poop
# Scoop The Poop

Opinion: Dog fouling is driving Ireland's residents barking mad

Apr 9th 2021, 7:00 AM 28,452 Views 69 Comments

Fianna Fáil TD Cormal Devlin says we need greater education and enforcement when it comes to the growing scourge of dog fouling.

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 19,781 Views 70 Comments

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

Opinion: A plea to dogowners - keep them on the lead?
# Dogs
# Dogs

Opinion: A plea to dogowners - keep them on the lead?

Apr 2nd 2021, 7:00 AM 51,940 Views 201 Comments

Dublin resident Ken Cowley has had enough of dodging other people’s pets while out walking with his family.

# dog-fouling - All time

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 12,734 Views 43 Comments

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

Not one fine issued for dog fouling on Dublin beaches this year
# Watch Your Step
# Watch Your Step

Not one fine issued for dog fouling on Dublin beaches this year

Sep 13th 2015, 7:45 AM 9,716 Views 32 Comments

One councillor said there are not enough people employed to monitor the council’s bylaws.

Dublin Councillor says she walks down the street 'on tippy toes to avoid dog faeces’
# Clean It Up
# Clean It Up

Dublin Councillor says she walks down the street 'on tippy toes to avoid dog faeces’

Feb 3rd 2015, 10:47 AM 13,102 Views 136 Comments

It’s a dog’s life.

Council to look at increasing staff to tackle illegal dumping
# Dumping
# Dumping

Council to look at increasing staff to tackle illegal dumping

Nov 21st 2013, 6:30 AM 7,692 Views 52 Comments

Glasnevin-based councillor Paul McAuliffe said the council does not have the resources to police many of the bye-laws it creates.

88 convictions for dog control offences in 2012
# Dog Control
# Dog Control

88 convictions for dog control offences in 2012

Apr 11th 2013, 7:30 AM 5,033 Views 18 Comments

A total of 3,540 on-the-spot fines were issued in 2012 for offences like dog fouling and failure to pay a dog licence.

U2 graffiti, dog poop and man-sized potholes - welcome to FixYourStreet.ie
# Fix Your STreet
From The Daily Edge
# Fix Your STreet

U2 graffiti, dog poop and man-sized potholes - welcome to FixYourStreet.ie

Aug 9th 2011, 3:14 PM 1,500 Views 8 Comments

The new website, aimed at identifying ‘non-emergency issues’ like potholes and illegal dumping, has attracted hundreds of complaints since it launched last week.