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Clean up after your dog

Tiakina ngā para tūtae o tō kurī

Carry a waste bag for picking up your dog's faeces and dispose of it in a rubbish bin.

You can buy biodegradable dog waste bags from supermarkets and pet stores.

You should know

​Under the Dog Management Bylaw 2019, you must immediately remove your dog's faeces from a public place and dispose of it adequately.

If you do not pick up after your dog, you may get a $300 fine.

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