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New York's poop scoop law : dogs, the dirt, and due process

Author: Michael Brandow
Publisher: West Lafayette, Ind. : Purdue University Press, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"It's hard to imagine eight million people trying to avoid dog refuse on the streets of New York City on a daily basis. Likewise, it's harder not to imagine New Yorkers from all walks of life picking up after their canines. Using plastic bags or trendy, mechanized devices, pet owners have become a unified force in cleaning up the sidewalks of the Big Apple." "Not long ago, picking up after your Poodle, Puli, or  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Brandow, Michael, 1959-
New York's poop scoop law.
West Lafayette, Ind. : Purdue University Press, ©2008
(OCoLC)608428863
Online version:
Brandow, Michael, 1959-
New York's poop scoop law.
West Lafayette, Ind. : Purdue University Press, ©2008
(OCoLC)608805714
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Brandow
ISBN: 9781557534927 1557534926
OCLC Number: 217263349
Description: viii, 349 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Invasion of the dog people --
Environmentalism and grass roots --
Cautionary tale: doggy politics 101 --
Keep off the grass --
... and don't eat the daisies --
A showdown --
New strategies, old ideas --
Poop panic: pinning New York's downfall on dogs --
A new pragmatism --
No more Mr. Niceguy: the final confrontation --
Summary: why it happened here first --
Global poop --
Who could have known? --
Instructions for scooping poop in New York City.
Responsibility: by Michael Brandow.
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Chronicles the integration of dog owners, a much-maligned subculture, into mainstream society by tracing the history of the legislation. This book shows how a combination of science and politics,  Read more...

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