Shorewood residents love their dogs! They're so cute, funny and cuddly and they definitely become part of the family. It's a good thing they are so darn cute because its up to us to handle their waste - a not so fun part of the deal.
You may say, "just leave it, it will decompose". Actually THIS IS NOT the way to handle dog waste in your yard and willy-nilly along sidewalks, in other people's yards and in our parks. Here's why:
SO, WHAT'S ALL THE STINK ABOUT?
Here's some freaky facts that will help dog lovers realize the importance of being a good pet owner and create a better home for use and our 4-legged friends. Read more...
SO, WHAT TO DO WITH DOG WASTE?
Here are a few ways to safely handle dog doo-doo. Read more...
GET OUTSIDE - WHERE TO WALK
Walking is great for you and your dog! Read more...
The Shorewood Parks Commission and Shorewood Waters Project is teaming up to look for a tail-wagging, good, happy dog to be Shorewood's mascot to help share important information with dog owners. The info ranges from healthy dog tips to managing dog waste and highlighting Shorewood's dog ordinances while we also share pictures of Shorewood's 4-legged friends.
Submit your dog's name, breed and picture and up to 100 words on how your furry friend makes you laugh to email@example.com between January 24th and February 14th. Winners will be announced on March 14, 2019. Get more contest info here.