Please do check with your vet about current advice as many now prescribe additional worming tablets as well as the monthly “all in one” treatments!
Under section 2 of the Control of Dogs act 1992, all dogs must wear a collar and id tag when in a public place. The tag must show the owner’s name and address. A fine of up to £5,000 can be issued by the Dog Warden for each offence.
The dogs (fouling of land) act 1996
Fixed penalties operate if a dog defecates at any time on designated land and a person who is in charge of the dog at that time fails to remove the faeces from the land forthwith.