Cee’s Oddball Photo Challenge: Week 20

I took this photo earlier this week while visiting my cousin in the small Germany village of Nütterden.

It is a spotless neighbourhood with stunningly beautiful gardens throughout, but it would appear there is a problem with a few dog owners who aren’t cleaning up after their furry ones.  Versions of this sign were spotted at the foot of many driveways in the area.

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This appealed to my odd sense of humour.

Managing blog posts and comments with my iPad while I’m travelling is proving to be a major challenge.  Add in spotty wireless connectivity and I’m more than a little frustrated.

Today – no matter how hard I try – I simply can’t get a link to Cee’s Oddball Challenge into this post.   Sigh.

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Retired but not idle. Life is an adventure - I plan to continue to embrace it.
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21 Responses to Cee’s Oddball Photo Challenge: Week 20

  1. Lynn says:

    What a funny little sign. I can picture a dog dropping his/her butt when suddenly the see NO! Wonder if it actually works:)

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  2. This seems a more polite method of getting your point across than spraying the offending article with fluoro pink spray paint. (The poop, not the dog. Although, spraying the owner might be a good idea…)

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  3. stvrsnbrgr says:

    Poopen Sie nicht hier!

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  4. Sue Slaght says:

    Public flogging. Well that would make an interesting post. 🙂 Funny sign and I can sympathize with iPad live posting in Europe. Hope the trip is going well besides that frustration.

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  5. I’ve seen many of these signs in the states. I had to actually ask a neighbor to get their dog off our front yard. He was in the act of urinating on one of our bushes! Don’t get me wrong, I love dogs. Just not all their owners!

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  6. Cee Neuner says:

    I absolutely adore your photo … simply perfect.

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  7. The dogs speak (or at least read) English in Northern Germany?? Who’d have thunk it!

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  8. Haha I love that! I could use one of those at the bottom of my driveway, although there is a strong possibility it’d get stolen :/ xx

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    • joannesisco says:

      Isn’t that awful?!! I was thinking the exact same thing about my driveway 😦
      Having said that, I don’t have a problem with neighbours not scooping. They’re pretty responsible dog owners.

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  9. NancyTex says:

    Yes, it seems poop ‘n scoop as a concept hadn’t been fully adopted through much of Europe. 🙂

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