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Old 05-01-2003, 12:42 AM
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Who picks up doo-doo?

I'm seeing this service offered around town. Just curious how they charge. By the pound? I've done some weird jobs but that will not be one of them for me personally. Maybe I can offer 50-50 if my guys will do it. I know the first thing they'll say. "You got to be kidding, right?" How does one motivate someone to do this. I would also think there would be a lot of call backs, "you missed some", type of calls. I think some employees would just quit. Any thoughts from anyone on this service?
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Old 05-01-2003, 12:56 AM
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Some people are full of it. Some people shovel it. I guess you could pick it up then...haha!

I have seen it as a service here as well but not sure how it would be. I think in the right high end area's it would be the ticket, but getting in there and pricing it right make for a whole different ball game.
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Old 05-01-2003, 06:10 AM
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How can we get the low-ballers to pick up this work? They deserve it.
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Old 05-01-2003, 06:14 AM
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If it is only one or two my guys will do it as it is obvious that the customer has been considerate.

If it looks like that it has not been done since our last cut we will not touch it
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Old 05-01-2003, 07:58 AM
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I think the owners should do, its their animal, part of maintenance responsibility
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Old 05-01-2003, 08:11 AM
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Not no, but hell no, I just run over it and use there water hose to wash off my tires, it stays in there yard.
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Old 05-01-2003, 08:19 AM
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Thats funny, I forgot to add to my above post, I just recently purchased a enclosed trailer, and was talking to my helper about that, whole new ballpark now

It would be bad when the smell of gas and that stuff mixes
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Old 05-01-2003, 08:30 AM
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Check this site out, hehe!

www.doodieduty.com
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Old 05-01-2003, 08:52 AM
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New for this yr my service agreement states (Pet owners must keep area to be serviced clean. If we must clean the area you will be charged $10 each time.) So far we havent had anymore problems with doggy dirt.
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Old 05-01-2003, 08:57 AM
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There have been several posts about this in the past. Some of the information given is that there are companies that just come and pick up dog waste on a regular basis. The bill is based on the number of dogs and there size. I do not do this nor will I ever.



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