Pet waste that's left on the ground can send harmful bacteria into storm drains and make our water dirty.
Remember to grab a bag as you head for your next walk, and encourage family and friends to do the same. Be a good neighbor and remember – healthier water is one scoop away!
Did you know?
Our local rivers and streams have fecal bacteria that exceed clean water standards. According to a DNA study (PDF, 335KB), dog waste alone accounts for almost 15 percent in some local streams.