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Despite considering it, Dublin City Council officials have decided that DNA testing of dog excrement was not a workable solution

DCC pooh-poohs doggie DNA tests

Earlier this week, dog owners in the southern French town of Béziers were put on notice: they will have to carry their pet’s “genetic passport” with them to allow authorities to track them down if excrement found on the pavement can be traced back to them.

Those guilty of failing to scoop the poop will be fined up to €122 by authorities, as part of a two-year trial designed to ...