No Dogs – on all the grass areas of the club
Apart from being an unpleasant nuisance if you step in it, dog mess can also be a health hazard. We understand most dog owners clean up after their dogs, but is this enough?
Dog and cat faeces can contain the eggs of the roundworm ‘Toxocara’. These eggs can survive in the soil for several years. If they are ingested or inhaled by humans, they may cause eye, liver, brain and respiratory problems such as asthma, hepatitis and epilepsy.
Children playing in fouled areas are most at risk.