2015: Year in Review

Last year 2014 was a very interesting year for many reasons. Coming off the back of September’s Commons PupAid debate in which overwhelming cross-party backing was given to support a ban on puppies (and kittens) sold without their mums, which of course only the Government frontbench rejected. Obviously this wasn’t an ideal result for our…

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Open Letter Calls for Government U-Turn on Laboratory Beagle Breeding Centre

(Kennel Club Press Release) FRAME (Fund for the Replacement of Animals in Medical Experiments) and the Kennel Club have sent an open letter to Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government The Rt Hon Greg Clark, MP calling on him and the Government to reverse their decision to grant planning permission for a laboratory…

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New DNA Testing Scheme for Lancashire Heelers

(Kennel Club Press Release) The Kennel Club has approved a new official DNA testing scheme for Collie Eye Anomaly (CEA/CH) in Lancashire Heelers, following consultation with the breed clubs and the health coordinator for the breed. A list of the laboratories from which the Kennel Club is able to record results can be viewed here….

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