No Dogs Allowed On Smith River In Montana

The responsibility is on all of us to keep the outdoors clean and I’m not totally against this, but I would ask, what does more harm dogs or man? 

“The pet issue generated the most public comment,” said Chas Van Genderen, FWP’s Parks Division administrator. “We heard from people who view dogs as an important part of their Smith River float experience, and we heard from floaters who observed dogs running loose on private land to harass livestock and wildlife. Others shared concerns over barking dogs and dog excrement in boat camps.”

some dog lovers might say, restrict man and beast from access to all of them? Full story here in the Great Falls Tribune