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Litter picker

Discussion in 'Dog Chat' started by rona, Jul 30, 2009.

  1. rona

    rona Guest

    So, you are walking along minding your own bussiness and your dog comes across some lovely smelling litter, a crisp packet or burger wrapper. You tell your dog to drop it, and if you have them trained :D they do.
    Now, would you be able to be prosecuted for dropping litter?
    Apparently, a mother was prosecuted when her small child did this :(
  2. mr.stitches

    mr.stitches PetForums VIP

    Aug 1, 2008
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    Its ridiculous these days isnt it, you cannot do anything.

    I hate to see litter but I wont pick it up if its not mine.....and if Pip picked something up, I would be disgusted if someone tried to fine me for it! Mind you, Pippin being the minx she is would probably go and hide in a bush with whatever she had found!
  3. PoisonGirl

    PoisonGirl Banned

    Oct 24, 2008
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    Thankfully mine don't pick up things... If I do see dave head towards something he obviously thinks smells nice, one 'leave it' will have him walking straight past.

    I did have a foster gsd who on command would 'put it in the bin' :D

  4. Fleur

    Fleur Vassal to Lilly and Ludo

    Jul 19, 2008
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    If Zipper picked anything up I'd be lucky to get him to drop it, he normally runs off and eats anything he finds :D
  5. Kinjilabs

    Kinjilabs PetForums VIP

    Apr 15, 2009
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    I hate litter louts! was following a car the other day two adults in front two kids in back..... back window opens and out flies sweet papers!!!! take them home with ya lazy people!!!:mad:
  6. ad_1980

    ad_1980 PetForums VIP

    Jan 28, 2009
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    urgh i hate people that drop litter. I walk in the park almost every day with the boys only to find litter like, everywhere. It makes me wonder if people in the world are actually sensible.

    I'm not saying i don't pick up my dog's poo, but if people complain about us not picking up after our dogs, then why can't they show the same respect to all park walkers in picking up their litter instead of leaving it lying around for some animal to pick up, swallow and probably choke on?
  7. sammyben

    sammyben Guest

    OMG, thats shocking. If either of my sons pick something up outside I tell them to put it straight down...who knows where its been or whats on it!

    What annoys me most around my area is that I find a lot of dog poo bags lying about (full might I add), do they think this makes it any better just cos its bagged. FFS, just carry it to the nearest bin :cursing:
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