The Council of the London Borough of Barking and Dagenham is hoping to use DNA testing to find out which dogs are 'fouling' up their public parks.
The council feel, that by testing dog faeces they find on the paths throughout their parks they could tell not only the breed of dog, but it's hair length, eye colour, and even its gender.
They then hope to be able to target and crack down on the offending canines.
You won't see any dogs on the lamb just yet as there are still some scientific and legal hurdles to tackle before dogs can appear on any form of wanted poster.
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