Kennel Club Calls for Urgent Help to Improve Welsh Dog Breeding Regulations

(KC Press Release) Urgent action is needed from residents in Wales to prevent already overstretched local authorities from crumbling under the pressure of increased responsibility, as proposed in draft dog breeding regulations currently under consideration by the Welsh Government. The Kennel Club is calling for people to lobby their Assembly Members regarding the draft Animal…

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Wales puts Dog Welfare back at top of Agenda

(BVA Release) The British Veterinary Association (BVA) has strongly welcomed the latest move by the Welsh Government to introduce new dog breeding legislation to enhance animal welfare and tackle puppy farming. Commenting, BVA President Peter Jones said: “We are delighted that the Welsh Government has put dog welfare back at the top of the agenda…

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Vets back compulsory microchipping of dogs in Wales

(BVA & BSAVA Release) Moves to introduce compulsory microchipping of dogs in Wales have been welcomed by veterinary associations. Environment Minister John Griffiths launched the consultation which sets out five options for introducing compulsory microchipping of dogs over different timeframes. The British Veterinary Association (BVA) and British Small Animal Veterinary Association (BSAVA) are members of…

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