Reminder to Residents

Reminder to Residents to Stoop and Scoop!

Bylaw No. 2003/07
2. a)  Any person who owns or harbours a dog shall remove forthwith excrement left by the dog upon any public property or private property in the Town of Espanola except on private property with the consent of the owner of such property.
2. b)  Any person who has a dog on property other than their own property shall have in their possession a scoop, bag or other container for the immediate removal of excrement.
3. Every person who contravenes any provision of this bylaw is guilty of an offence and upon conviction is liable to a fine as provided for by the Provincial Offences Act.

Bylaw No. 2485/12

4.6 Every person who is the owner of a dog or cat at a time when the dog or cat fouls property anywhere within the municipality, shall forthwith remove, or cause the removal of the excrement from such property and sanitarily dispose of the
excrement.  Failure to do so constitutes a breach of this Bylaw.
9.5 Any person who contravenes any of the provisions of this Bylaw is guilty of an offence and upon conviction is liable to a fine as provided for in the Provincial Offences Act.