Dogs Laws & News
A man from Liverpool has been the first person in the UK to be prosecuted under Finn's Law for stabbing a police dog in Stoke-on-Trent.
A new law came into force on June 8th 2019 making it a criminal offence to injure or kill service animals. The Animal Welfare (Service Animals) Bill is also known as Finn’s Law, named after the police German Sheppard who was stabbed while on service in 2016.
Battersea Dogs and Cats Home are gaining a lot of support for their #NotFunny campaign for tougher sentences in animal abuse cases.
You should always plan well ahead when travelling with a pet. We highlight the most important things to remember when taking your dog to Europe with you.
It is now law in the UK that all dogs are microchipped and have to wear ID tags.