German police are frantically attempting to track down the clever hooligans reponsible for these mini monuments.
"This has been going on for about a year now, and there must be 2,000 to 3,000 piles of excrement that have been claimed during that time," said Josef Oettl, parks administrator for Bayreuth.
But why repremand them? Yes, they are sending a strong message, however they are doing the public a great service by flagging and preventing potential shoe hazards. See gallery of bushturds.