Overwhelming Support for ‘Deed Not Breed’ in Dangerous Dogs Consultation

(BVA Release) The government has published the results of the Defra consultation on dangerous dogs revealing overwhelming support for an overhaul of the failed Dangerous Dogs Act 1991. The consultation closed in June and the British Veterinary Association (BVA) and British Small Animal Veterinary Association (BSAVA) submitted a joint response based on sound scientific evidence…

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Groups Call on Prime Minister for Improved Dog Laws

(BVA Release) The British Veterinary Association, some of the UK’s largest animal charities, law enforcement agencies and unions have jointly called on the leaders of the main political parties to work together to introduce improved and updated legislation to protect dog welfare and public safety. The 20 groups have come together to demand action against…

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