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Animal welfare
Seized dogs: questions remain
  1. Kendal Shepherd
  1. 48a High Street, Woodford, Kettering, Northants NN14 4HF
  1. e-mail: kendal{at}

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I thank Richard Chamings for his reply regarding the care of dogs in police-contracted kennels (VR, 26 May 2018, vol 182, pp 608-609), and for his assurance that those in his care are well looked after. I also wholeheartedly agree with his concern regarding the length of time the legal wheels take to turn to decide on a dog’s future.

However, certain questions still remain. How does Chamings know that a dog needs vaccinating or worming if previous history …

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