The Prague City Hall cancels the register of dog breeders due to an amendment to the Animal Welfare Act which will come into force on January 1, 2022. When the changes come into force, all breeders will be required to declare the dogs and the required data to the CentralRead More →

A Lincolnshire council could increase the power it has to take action against businesses that fail to meet animal welfare standards. The change would allow East Lindsey District Council to refuse animal welfare licenses and revoke existing licenses much faster than it currently can. Animal welfare licenses are used byRead More →

Hyderabad: In order to combat the illegal breeding and marketing of puppies, the state government has made it mandatory for dog breeders to register. City Administration and Urban Development Secretary Arvind Kumar on Saturday ordered authorities to shut down and curb the activities of dog breeders and sellers. Arvind KumarRead More →

The Pet Industry Joint Advisory Council (PIJAC) opposes a trial filed by the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) which claims that the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) has abdicated its responsibility to hold animal breeders accountable for animal cruelty. Robert Likins, Vice President ofRead More →

Dog lover: Griet Coetzer says she’s not against the audit, but thinks some of the requirements are unrealistic. Image: Provided Dog breeders fear audits conducted by the RSPCA could have negative effects on dog fanciers across the state. The audits, conducted on behalf of the government’s Department of Primary IndustriesRead More →