Tavistock dog wardens to spray paint dog mess

Tavistock is launching a dog-fouling crackdown Credit: PA

A Tavistock dog warden is carrying out spray paint patrols in the town today to literally highlight the problem of dog fouling. Wardens will also be handing out free dog poo bags to people in Tavistock.

Dog mess can carry the Toxicara virus, which in the worst cases can make children go blind.