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Animal welfare
RSPCA calls for tighter controls on the sale of puppies

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THE RSPCA is calling for tougher regulations to control the sale of puppies after finding that the number of calls it has received about puppy farms has more than doubled in the past five years.

The charity says that, so far this year, it has received 3232 calls about puppy farms, a 122 per cent increase on five years ago. The greatest proportion of calls came from the Greater London area, with …

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