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Dog imports
Importing rescue dogs from abroad
  1. Carri Westgarth
  1. Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, University of Liverpool, Leahurst Campus, Chester High Road, Neston, Cheshire CH64 7TE
  1. email: carri.westgarth{at}

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In an article in Vet Record (24 November 2018, vol 183, p 615) titled ‘Why are we adopting so many dogs from abroad?’, Josh Loeb reported on statements that I had made regarding the importation of overseas rescue dogs. These comments were made during a debate about importing dogs at the British Veterinary Nursing Association’s congress in October 2018, as the article states.

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