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Battersea campaigns against ‘backstreet dog breeding’

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BATTERSEA Dogs and Cats Home has launched a campaign calling for a clampdown on ‘backstreet’ dog breeding. As part of the campaign, it is calling for a ban on the sale of puppies under eight weeks of age and the introduction of a breeding licence requirement for any household producing two or more litters each year.

It is also urging prospective dog owners to …

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