Dog Shit

Someone Set up Mini Crime Scene Around Pile of Dog Shit on Henry Street

Posted July 8, 2021 at 5:07 am

Leaving a steaming pile of dog excrement on the sidewalk is not neighborly. In fact, technically it’s an offense that could technically result in a fine of $250 (if any cops actually ticketed). As commentary – and perhaps an elaborate attempt at urban etiquette – someone, likely and artist, crafted and implemented a mini crime […]


Stanton Street Dog Dumping Grounds

Posted April 27, 2012 at 6:19 am

Stanton Street residents, particularly those living near the corner of Chrystie, are incensed by the increasing amount of dog shit in the immediate vicinity.

Lower East Side BID Takes Stand Against Dog Shit

Posted May 5, 2011 at 6:09 am

The BID just started getting serious with dog shit, but will canine owners pay heed? More after the jump!

Pick Up the Shit on Broome Street

Posted December 30, 2010 at 6:28 am

This anonymous weather-proof letter near the corner of Broome and Bowery is a textbook case of passive-aggressive handiwork.

Pick Up the Shit on Suffolk Street

Posted December 13, 2010 at 6:28 am

The sidewalk battle against dog owners who don’t properly poop-scoop is forever fought uphill.  No amount of community outcry or legislative support will stem the epidemic.  It’s just a fact of life that on your way to work, you might step into a heaping pile and be stuck with shit foot for the rest of […]

Dog Shit Gentrifies

Last modified December 6, 2010 at 5:37 pm

It is the truest sign of gentrification. Not glass buildings or boutique shops, but dog shit. There is no doubt a direct correlation between the amount of sidewalk feces and the imminent gold rush of a new neighborhood. City folk love their dogs, even if apartment size is enough to merit a cruelty to animals […]