Here are four reasons to take -- and keep -- the pledge in the Scoop the Poop Challenge.
Just like that. It's quick, it's easy, it's the right thing to do... and it's the law!
Need we say more?
Here's the simplest way we can put this: Cows eat grass, so their manure is good fertilizer for grass. Dogs and cats eat meat, so their manure poisons your grass. And attracts flies, too.
Question: Why does pet waste slowly break down and disappears from your yard? Answer: The rain is washing it, bit by bit, into the nearest creek.
Question: Why is Carroll Creek sometimes covered with nasty green muck?
Answer: The water has too many nutrients that come from our city streets, yards and roads – like pet waste and fertilizer.