How Does Pet Waste Affect Stormwater?
Scooping Up the Poop
bag. When doggy makes a deposit, turn the baggie inside out over your
hand and use it as a glove to pick up the waste.
toss the waste in the trench and cover with a layer of leaves, grass
clippings, and dirt.
collection and disposal of waste. Check to see if the parks in your
neighborhood have them.
surrounded by a light scattering of sand. Dog owners can introduce their
dog to the pole upon entry to the park. Dogs will then return to the
patch to defecate and then you can place the pet waste in special bins
Check out the competition to crown Philly Water's Best Friend in University City and Fitler Square. These pooches spread the word throughout their neighborhoods on watershed-friendly pet waste disposal.
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