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The Big Scoop

Project Lead: Dr Lauren Harris

Publications

A paper describing the collaborative pilot project called The Big Scoop, undertaken by Dogs Trust and Keep Britain Tidy, to investigate the impact of a nudge initiative to encourage dog owners to pick up dog poo in public spaces.

The paper was published in Journal of Litter and Environmental Quality in February 2019.

The Big Scoop: A Novel Intervention to Encourage Human Behaviour Change to Reduce Dog Fouling in Public Places THE BIG SCOOP- A NOVEL INTERVENTION TO ENCOURAGE HUMAN BEHAVIOUR CHANGE TO REDUCE DOG FOULING IN PUBLIC AREAS (2019).PDF 1.46 MB
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A poster describing the collaborative pilot project called "The Big Scoop", undertaken by Dogs Trust and Keep Britain Tidy, to investigate the impact of a nudge initiative to encourage dog owners to pick up dog poo in public spaces.

The poster was presented at the Health Psychology in Public Health Network meeting in Stevenage in July 2018, where it won first prize in the event's poster competition.

The Big Scoop: A behaviour change intervention to reduce dog fouling in public areas PDF 323 KB
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