Puppy farming to be targeted in UK government crackdown

Legislation to stop breeders keeping ‘battery dogs’ in appalling conditions will be unveiled in new year

Unethical puppy farming is to be targeted in a new government crackdown against unscrupulous breeders, including tight new restrictions for selling pups online.

Announcing the proposal, the prime minister said she understood the joy of bringing home a new puppy, but that pet owners needed to know that many had not had an ethical and healthy start in life.

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Source: theguardian
Puppy farming to be targeted in UK government crackdown