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North Hempstead Considers Raising Dog Poop Fine To Match Mistake On Signs

The Long Island community of North Hempstead says residents have to pick up after their dogs or pay the price – but exactly what that price is might be a little confusing.

53 mins ago

Abby Weissman's webcam captured video of a woman not cleaning up after her dog. (credit: South Oxford Street Block Association)

Fort Greene Residents Go After Dog Walkers Who Fail To Scoop The Poop

Residents of the Fort Greene neighborhood of Brooklyn have set up a “Dog Walkers Hall of Shame,” in an effort to catch those who fail to clean up after their pets on video or camera and post them online.

08/11/2014

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North Hills, L.I. Approves Law Requiring Residents To Clean Up After Dogs On Own Property

The village of North Hills, Long Island has approved a law requiring homeowners to clean up after their dogs – even on their own property.

07/17/2014

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Warning To North Hills Homeowners: Clean Up After Your Pets, Or Else

A new proposed law in North Hills, Long Island is designed to make sure homeowners clean up after Fido and Fifi.

07/15/2014

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N.J. Condo Complex Testing Dog Poop DNA To Track Down Owners Who Don’t Pick Up

A northern New Jersey condominium complex is taking a scientific approach to catch dog owners who don’t scoop the poop.

09/23/2013

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The Week In Review: Honest Cabbie, Bonehead Tweet & Dog Poop

Here is CBSNewYork’s Week In Review for 2/14/2011-2/20/2011.

02/20/2011

Dirty NYC

Exasperated Residents Fed Up With Filthy NYC

The melting winter white is revealing some seriously unpleasant sights.

02/18/2011

Dog walking in Central Park

Residents: Parts Of Upper Manhattan Overwhelmed By Dog Poop

As the snow melts away, the poop is revealed. The rough winter has done a number on all New Yorkers, but for some residents in Inwood and Washington Heights the straw has finally broken the camel’s back.

02/17/2011