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BBC changes title of documentary on dog breeding following backlash, online petitions

The BBC has pledged to change the working title of its upcoming documentary on dog breeding, following backlash and an online petition. The program, which was titled “Will My Puppies Make Me Rich?” is set to follow young dog breeders in the north of England “as they set out to build reputable businesses during the […]

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Anger as controversial Staffordshire dog breeding farm allowed to continue operating

Angry residents have lost their fight to shut down an ‘illegally built’ Staffordshire dog farm near their homes. Families living near Smithy Farm have raised concerns about dog barking and pollution, as well as road safety issues. But the owners were allowed to continue running their kennel business after changing plans so that highway bosses […]

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Briton charged in Spain after cops raided illegal dog farm, finding nearly 550 dogs

A 69-year-old Briton has been charged with animal abuse after Spanish cops discovered 544 dogs were kept in tiny cages on an illegal breeding farm. A metal barrel containing the remains of burnt puppies was also discovered by the Spanish Civil Guard. The Guardia Civil has since rescued the dogs from the kennel, which is […]

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Council defends record of fight against illegal dog breeding and puppy breeding

New dog breeding standards and stricter licensing conditions are being developed in Carmarthenshire to help regulate the growing industry. The board is also promoting an approved breeder program and would like the public’s assistance in reporting unauthorized trade selections. A report presented to the council’s environmental and public protection review committee said organized crime was […]

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Hillsborough County Commission hopes to tighten dog breeding orders

Posted: Oct 6, 2019 / 7:00 AM EDT / Update: Oct 4, 2019 / 8:08 PM EDT TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) – Weeks after Hillsborough County closed a dog breeding business, county commissioners are meeting to consider strengthening ordinances around the sale of animals. The Hillsborough County Pet Retailing Ordinance was put in place in 2017. […]

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Australian dog breeding crisis: welfare expert warns of dangerous increase in ‘puppy breeding’

Dogs on commercial puppy farms are suffering in horrific conditions as their owners get richer, an animal welfare expert has warned. RSPCA Queensland Chief Inspector Daniel Young made worrying assessment of dog breeding activity in Australia after 78 dogs were seized in “intensive breeding operation” outside Brisbane this week. Inspectors for the charity found puppies […]

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Dog Breeding Center Proposed for Medical Research Gets Negative Reactions in Spring Green | Local government

Marcus and other village officials were unaware of the goals of the research until residents brought the information to the meeting, according to village clerk Wendy Crary, who was also in attendance. “Without people showing up, I don’t know if we would have ever known,” Crary said. The Kanes confirmed that the facility’s intention would […]

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PETA files new plea with SC demanding the closure of the TN dog breeding unit

The Indian People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) filed an affidavit in the Supreme Court on Monday presenting new evidence of dog cruelty to the Tamil Nadu Animal Husbandry Dog Breeding Unit, Dairy and Fisheries Department ( DBU) in Saidapet, Chennai. The affidavit claimed that the dogs were imprisoned and deprived of exercise […]

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Animal Justice Party Opposes Bathurst Dog Breeding | Western lawyer

news, local news, bathurst paper, bathurst newspaper, western lawyer, puppy, factory, bathurst, farm, development The proposed dog breed facility on the outskirts of Bathurst has been labeled as nothing more than a puppy mill by the Animal Justice Party (AJP). Sydney man John Grima hopes to build an $ 841,000 ranching facility at 1557 Rockley […]

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Animal welfare activists attack dog breeding project

The RSPCA describe a puppy farm as “an intensive dog breeding facility which is operated under inadequate conditions which do not meet the behavioral, social and / or psychological needs of dogs”. John Grima’s proposal to develop a dog breeding facility to provide poodle crosses for his Kellyville Pets store has drawn opposition from residents […]