Dog owners who let pets off leads face fines, full report

Dog owners who let their pets off their leads in a village near Lincoln could now face a big fine.

A long standing law has been updated meaning it can once again start being enforced.

It is in response to complaints about dog waste not being picked up and anyone who repeatedly flouts the rules could be fined up to £1,000.

James Webster reports.

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Dog walkers face fines

Dog walkers in a Lincolnshire village could now be fined after Cherry Willingham Parish Council updated long-standing laws to force owners to keep their pets on a lead in all public places.