Dog fouling

To make a complaint about dog fouling contact the Council by filling in our online form:

Report dog fouling

Free dog waste bag dispenser

You can collect a dog waste bag dispenser from the following locations:

  • Siop Gwynedd Pwllheli
  • Siop Gwynedd Caernarfon
  • Siop Gwynedd Dolgellau

To request a free dog waste bag dispenser use our online form:

Request a free dog waste bag dispenser


Dog fouling – penalty for not cleaning up

If you are walking your dog, you should always carry a poop scoop, plastic bag or other suitable equipment to clean up after your dog.

If you fail to clean up after your dog you may be liable to an on the spot fixed penalty. Further informtaion can be found on the dog control orders page.


How to dispose of dog waste

You can dispose of dog waste in the following bins (on the condition that the bag is biodegradable and tied securely):

  • Public waste bins
  • Dog mess bins
  • green wheelie bin

Further information

For further information, please call 01766 771000.