Dog Breeding Report Sees Key Role for Vets

(BVA Release) Vets have welcomed Professor Bateson’s report on dog breeding as an important step on a long journey to improving the health and welfare of all dogs. The report, which follows a 10-month inquiry into breeding practices, dog showing, and scientific evidence, concludes that measures such as the establishment of a non-statutory advisory council…

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Prof. Bateson Fuels Calls to Update Dangerous Dog Laws

(BVA Release) An independent report on dog health and welfare called for legislation on dangerous dogs to be updated to move away from current breed-specific legislation, which is failing to protect both humans and animals. Professor Bateson’s report focused on the welfare issues relating to the breeding of dogs and includes a specific recommendation that…

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