Kennel Club to push for Amendment to Welsh Dog Breeding Regulations

(KC Press Release) The Kennel Club has pledged to continue lobbying for sensible amendments to the latest draft dog breeding regulations laid before the Welsh Government this week, in order to ensure any new regulations are a genuine and workable improvement on current measures. Commenting on the draft Animal Welfare (Breeding of Dogs) (Wales) Regulations…

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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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Vets applaud Welsh Government’s commitment to tackle dog welfare problems

(BVA Release) The British Veterinary Association (BVA) has strongly welcomed the Welsh Government’s confirmation that it will introduce new dog breeding legislation to enhance animal welfare and tackle puppy farming this autumn. The First Minister for Wales, Carwyn Jones, used his visit to the Dogs Trust’s re-homing centre in Bridgend earlier this week to reiterate…

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