TITLE

Dog control bill 'not the way forward.'

PUB. DATE
July 2010
SOURCE
Veterinary Record: Journal of the British Veterinary Association;7/17/2010, Vol. 167 Issue 3, p75
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the issues raised by the British government about a Private Member's Bill that would repeal breed-specific dangerous dogs legislation that has passed its second reading in the House of Lords. The legislation, the Dog Control Bill, was introduced by Lord Redesdale and would put more responsibility on dog owners and focus on the behaviour of a dog instead of its breed. According to Lord Redesdale, the existing legislation had not worked and had actually boosted more problems.
ACCESSION #
52732901

 

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