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Gardiner Passes Kennel Law Banning Commercial Dog Breeding

A A year after imposing a moratorium on reviewing permit applications to establish kennels, the city of Gardiner has finally passed its new kennel law. At its February 8 meeting, the city council voted unanimously to close the public hearing on the new local law, issue a negative statement on its environmental assessment form, and […]

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Medical research dog breeding facility blames COVID-19 for dozens of disturbing animal welfare violations

CUMBERLAND COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) – Envigo, Cumberland County’s troubled dog breeding and research facility blames COVID-19 for its multiple animal welfare violations. Their response comes as Virginia lawmakers pursue bills to crack down on Envigo. Eight of the 11 bills aimed at strengthening the supervision of the establishment are progressing through the General Assembly. Speaking […]

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Man who illegally ran dog breeding business for 16 months obtains dog breeding license

A man who was taken to court by Plymouth City Council for illegally breeding dogs – which cost him his profits – has revealed that the council has now granted him a dog breeding license. In March, Plymouth City Council sought to ban Michael Dawson, 49, from selling dogs or being in a business that […]

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Camp Beagle: Hundreds rally to protest Cambs dog breeding and animal cruelty

Around 500 animal rights activists gathered today (August 28) in London to protest animal cruelty, stopping traffic through the city. Animal rights protesters from Animal Rebellion, an offshoot of the climate change group Extinction Rebellion, Camp Beagle, a group calling for the release of beagle dogs from a breeding facility in Cambridgeshire, and other groups […]

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Couple charged with illegal dog breeding face Plymouth court

A couple accused of breeding dogs without a license and lying to sell puppies have again appeared in court. Marcellus, 52, and Victoria Weaver, 53, faced a judge over several counts of fraud involving breeds, including spaniels, poodles and shih-tzus. The couple were due to argue in Plymouth Crown Court, but lawyers said more time […]

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Man and woman arrested following investigation into illegal dog breeding

A Darlington man and woman have been arrested following an investigation into the illegal breeding of dogs. The two suspects were arrested in the Firthmoor area of ​​Darlington last week on suspicion of money laundering, unlicensed breeding and false representation fraud. They were questioned by officers and have since been released under investigation to allow […]

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Is Dog Breeding Out Of Control In Wellesley Township?

Lawyers say there is a lack of oversight, but officials say inspections are underway Tensions are high in Wellesley Township, with animal rights activists and activists calling on the council to increase inspections. The activist group Wellesley Against Puppy Mills (WAPM) made several demands from the council listed in an online petition with more than […]

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Raising the Bar for Compassionate Dog Breeding

By Brian Fitzpatrick and Sara Amundson | Erie Times-News Breeding dogs in high volume, sterile, dirty and dangerous puppy mills is a heartbreak for all who love and care for animals. Fortunately, there is something we can do. The neglect and abuse of tens of thousands of breeding mothers and their puppies at these facilities […]

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Murray River Council Approves Application to Breed Moama Dogs

A CONTROVERSED dog breeding facility has been approved by the Murray River Council despite backlash nationwide. Dog breeder Ashley Fenn applied to the MRC for development earlier this year for a facility on Thyra Rd, Moama, which can accommodate a maximum of 200 dogs and 120 puppies. The plans were criticized by animal rights activists […]

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Man Charged in Tacoma Dog Fighting Caught Promoting Dog Breeding Business on Social Media

23 dogs linked to animal cruelty case in Tacoma available for adoption A Pierce County judge has imposed stricter conditions of release on a man charged with animal cruelty and dog fighting. Now, several of these rescued dogs are ready for adoption. TACOMA – Tacoma man facing 75 animal cruelty and animal fighting charges ordered […]

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Support legal dog breeding by opposing CA Bill AB702

LOS ANGELES, March 11, 2021 / PRNewswire / – The International Labradoodle Association, Inc. (ILA), dba Australian Labradoodle Association of America (ALAA), has announced its objection to the California Bill AB702, which aims to limit the capacity of breeders to California to do business. The bill will hurt law-abiding and responsible breeders and pets, and […]

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Task force targets criminals linked to dog breeding

Detectives from the Garda Crime Task Force are investigating a new network of criminals they say are linked to the illegal breeding of dogs in the country, a senior police officer said. It has also emerged that dozens of dogs are being imported to Dublin from Eastern Europe, many placed in vans with limited access […]

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‘Ethics’ of dog breeding | Daily Express Online

Breeding DOGS is seen by many as unethical and irresponsible, but like any business, some people have good intentions, others have bad intentions. There are a lot of dogs in shelters and rescues in Sabah and herding dogs mean “buyers” will not adopt dogs from shelters. There are a lot of animals in our local […]

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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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Dog breeding establishments | District Tender Council

Anyone who breeds dogs for sale is required to hold a license issued by the local authority under the Animal Care (Licenses for Activities Involving Animals) Regulations 2018 (England). The regulations provide for the inspection of the premises in which the dogs are raised and set conditions which must be observed. Breeding bitches are included […]

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Are Dog Breeders Bad? Negative effects of dog breeding

Why is PETA working so hard to eliminate dog breeders and puppy mills? It’s simple: raising animals is killing them. Every time a breeder brings another puppy into the world, a dog sitting in a shelter loses a chance to find a loving home. What is a dog breeder? Anyone who uses dog breeding for […]

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Dog breeding business that illegally runs away from house in Derbyshire village is at risk of shutting down

A council is trying to shut down a dog breeding business that is illegally run from a house in a Derbyshire village. Amber Valley Borough Council has taken enforcement action to stop dog breeding in Brickyard Lane, Kilburn. He says that even though the owners have a breeding license that allows them to have 27 […]

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Carmarthenshire to introduce new dog breeding standards

NEW dog breeding standards and stricter licensing requirements are being developed in Carmarthenshire to help regulate the growing industry. The council 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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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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Inside a Profitable Dog Breeding Business | The herald

The herald Kundai Marunya lifestyle writerShe puts on a white fur coat, tight fitting white gloves in her hand, a signal that winter is here. On a leash and walking beside her is a white poodle. They pair well, from the color of their “coats” to the way they gracefully walk. The animal is his […]

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the evolution of dog breeding

In the first edition of About the origin of species, Charles Darwin mentions dogs 54 times. He does this primarily because the extraordinary variation between dog breeds provides a wonderful illustration of the power of selection. For most of the approximately 15,000 years since their domestication, dogs have been selected by humans for their utility […]

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Owner of commercial dog breeding facility pledges not to breed dogs if fired – Albert Lea Tribune

The owner of the commercial dog farm in Manly, Iowa, where 154 Samoyed dogs were rescued last month, pledged not to breed her dogs if they returned home on Tuesday in testimony . White Fire Kennels owner Barb Kavars’ approximately three-hour testimony took place on the second and final day of the civil trial against […]

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Dog farming can create jobs for Nigerians, say entrepreneurs | The Guardian Nigeria News

Like commercial poultry farming, dog farming has been seen by experts as a sustainable business with the potential to create job opportunities for the unemployed. Dog breeding, according to some veterinarians, is becoming increasingly rewarding due to the growing insecurity in the country and the need to secure homes and offices with cost effective and […]

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How Animal Rescue Organizations Perpetuate Irresponsible Dog Breeding (and Related Problems) Part 1 | Fox Rothschild LLP

Retail rescue organizations like Rescue Road Trips, Inc. (rescue) who claim to provide “Loving, humane road trips for Southern Kill Shelters’ homeless, unwanted and unloved dogs . . . deliver[ed] at Loving ‘Forever Homes’ in and around New England,” do nothing to decrease the number of irresponsibly bred dogs. They actually do the opposite by […]

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Let’s talk about professional and responsible dog breeding – Dogster

I look forward to the birth of a German Shepherd litter in California. My own GSD, Zoey, passed away last March, and I’ve been patiently (well, maybe not all patiently!) while waiting for a new puppy. My pup’s father, Dante, belongs to Deborah Stern, a longtime Shepherd source and mentor. Stern is co-owner of last […]

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Be sure to keep these 10 new dog breeding rules in mind!

Dog animal husbandry has become a multi-crore industry, involving thousands of breeders and pet shops. Like any business of this magnitude, safeguards must be in place to ensure transparency. If your four-legged friend is from one of India’s many unlicensed breeders, it’s quite possible that he’s the product of intensive and potentially inhumane breeding practices. […]

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Elk Grove Village sues couple for home dog breeding

Elk Grove Village couple Cindy and Kent Weik say Shih Tzu breeding is more of a hobby than a business. It’s about providing dog lovers with healthy, purebred puppies and finding loving homes for their “children,” they say. Village officials see it differently and are suing the Weiks, claiming they are breaking the village ordinance […]