Council of Europe acts to put brakes on spread of amphibian fungal disease

(Animal Protection Agency Press Release) The Standing Committee of the Bern Convention on the Conservation of European Wildlife and Natural Habitats has acted to help reduce the spread of a new deadly fungal disease capable of wiping out salamander and newt populations. At its annual meeting at the Palace of Europe in Strasbourg, France last…

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Brighton & Hove City Council takes national lead on responsible pet selling

(Animal Protection Agency Press Release) The Animal Protection Agency (APA) has today praised Brighton & Hove City Council for adopting measures to reduce impulse purchasing of pets. APA has encouraged councils to adopt an initiative to facilitate informed decision making when animals are purchased from pet shops, and Brighton & Hove Council is the first…

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