Pet waste is one of the leading causes of bacterial contamination of streams in Snohomish County. More than 177,000 dogs live in Snohomish County, producing waste equivalent to a city of 45, 000 with more than 20 tons dropped into backyards every day.
Listen to Stef Frenzl Communication Specialist with Snohomish County Surface Water Management who works with the general public to improve water quality in Snohomish County. Call 425-388-6466.
This program was aired first on KSER 90.7FM community radio in Everett.