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News article created on 22 May 2017

Doggy-Do-Dahs event at Audlem Mill South Cheshire

All dogs and their owners are invited to join a mass morning dog walk from Audlem Mill, South Cheshire, along the Shropshire Union Canal on Saturday 3 June.

Dog canal share the space

Lots of freebies will be on offer to both two-legged and four-legged walkers, including equipment and information on pukka ways to poop and scoop.

Ani Sutton, our development and engagement manager, said: "We would love to see anyone who has a dog and fancies bringing their pooch for a morning scamper along the canal with like-minded animal lovers.

"Taking a walk along your local waterway is a great place to exercise and enjoy nature. However dealing with dog dirt on the canal towpath is one of those perennial issues.

"What is the best way to dispose of doggy’s do-dahs? Advice from our environmental experts recommends that dog owners always pick up the poo in a disposable bag and either place it in a suitable public waste bin or take it home. Grab it, bag it, bin it