Wales moves towards a ban on electronic training collars

March 2010
Veterinary Record: Journal of the British Veterinary Association;3/6/2010, Vol. 166 Issue 10, p285
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The article reports on the passage of the Animal Welfare (Electronic Collars) (Wales) Regulations 2010 legislation that would ban the use of electronic collars for dogs and cats in Wales. It mentions that the formulation of the legislation is in accordance with Section 12 of the Animal Welfare Act 2006, which authorizes national authorities to make regulations. It is mentioned that the proposed legislation results from a series of consultations on the use of electronic training devices.


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