BVA welcomes Scottish Government review of exotic pet trade

(BVA Press Release) The British Veterinary Association (BVA), together with its Scottish Branch and the British Veterinary Zoological Society (BVZS), has welcomed the Scottish Government’s review of the exotic pet trade, announced by Richard Lochhead, Cabinet Secretary for Rural Affairs and the Environment. Following discussions with the animal welfare charity OneKind, Mr Lochhead is keen…

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Pet Industry Federation Urges MPs to KEEP Puppies & Kittens in Pet Shops

Sadly last week I was forwarded an email from an animal loving MP. This email is not only one of the most disturbing emails regarding UK animal welfare I have ever read (and I get sent a lot), but its ramifications are not only shocking, but potentially unbelievably destructive to the lives of this country’s cats & dogs; and…

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Puppies & Celebrities Return to Fun Dog Show Fighting Cruel Puppy Farming Industry

For the third year running ‘PupAid’ – Europe’s biggest event raising awareness about puppy farming – will take place in the exclusive pooches’ paradise of Primrose Hill adjacent to Regent’s Park, London on Saturday 6th September 2014. Puppy farming is the mass commercial production of puppies in horrific conditions, sold via pet shops, garden centres,…

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