Article Text

PDF
Dog Breeding
Revised proposals for dog breeding legislation in Wales

Statistics from Altmetric.com

THE Welsh Government has launched a second round of consultation on proposals to amend the legislation governing the breeding of dogs in Wales.

The proposed new legislation, the Animal Welfare (Breeding of Dogs) (Wales) Regulations 2012, was initially subject to consultation in October 2010 (VR, October 30, 2010, vol 167, p 673) and over 500 responses were received. However, progress was delayed in March last year, when the then minister for rural affairs, Elin Jones, announced that further consideration was needed (VR, March 19, 2011, vol 168, p 288).

In a written ministerial statement coinciding with the publication of the new consultation documents on December 20, 2011, John …

View Full Text

Request permissions

If you wish to reuse any or all of this article please use the link below which will take you to the Copyright Clearance Center’s RightsLink service. You will be able to get a quick price and instant permission to reuse the content in many different ways.