What is a pooper scooper?
A pooper scooper is an individual or company that scoops poop or the name of a tool used for scooping dog poop.
How much does it cost to hire a pooper scooper?
The cost of hiring a pooper scooper will depend on a number of factors that include the number of dogs, frequency of visits required and whether the area to be scooped is already clean or requires an initial cleaning.
Typically, for one dog and one visit per week you can expect to pay between $9-15 per visit or $45-75 per month.
Will my pooper scooper haul the poop away?
Depending on local codes and company practices your pooper scooper may or may not remove the poop and haul it away with them. In some areas it’s normal for the pooper scooper to bag the poop and leave it in your trash can. In other areas they will haul it away and dispose of it for you.
How often should dog poop be scooped?
At least once per week.
Should I scoop dog poop in winter?
Yes. Accumulation of dog poop will be detrimental to your yard and create a real mess in the spring thaw.