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Dog fouling fines down by almost 20% in England and Wales

The number of people fined for failing to pick up their dog's poo has fallen.

Figures obtained by BBC Radio 5 live show that fines are down by almost 20% last year.

There were 73,824 complaints about dog mess in 2014-15 - but 103 councils did not issue any fixed penalties.

Jayne McCubbin reports.

  • 10 Jun 2015
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