What Eggs Are You Expecting This Easter?

(Naturewatch Press Release) There is a deeply disturbing environmental concern of commercial puppy breeding that not many people know about – the spreading of vast amounts of dog faeces by breeders to agricultural land. In doing so they could pollute our countryside and water courses, potentially damaging the ecosystem and spreading disease to our wildlife….

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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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Vets welcome latest action to improve dog welfare in Wales

The British Veterinary Association (BVA) has welcomed the publication of draft regulations to control dog breeding in Wales. The Welsh Government has produced a second draft of the regulations following an initial consultation which ran from October 2010 to January 2011. Commenting on the news, Carl Padgett, BVA President, said: “The BVA has lobbied hard…

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