Time for a Ban on Electric Shock Collars, the Public tells Westminster

(Kennel Club Press Release) Overwhelming public support for a government ban on these cruel dog devices finds Kennel Club research. The Kennel Club has commissioned an independent survey into the public’s opinion of electric shock collars for dogs, which found that: 72% of the English public disapprove of the use of electric shock collars on…

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Kennel Club’s Leading Campaign Collared in Wales

Wales’ Rural Affairs Minister Announces Complete Ban on the use of Electric Shock Collars. After four years of campaigning, the Kennel Club has jubilantly welcomed the announcement made by Wales’ Rural Affairs Minister, Elin Jones AM that, subject to approval by the National Assembly for Wales, the use of electric shock collars will be banned…

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BBC News: Shock dog collars ‘complete ban’

A proposed ban on electric shock dog training devices in Wales will be re-written to make it a complete ban, says the minister who wants to bring it in. Rural Affairs Minister Elin Jones said more than half the responses during consultation on the ban were in favour. The collars are used on dogs by…

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