Parliamentary Under-Secretary, officials questioned on dog control and welfare issues

31 October 2012

This inquiry is in two, linked parts: firstly dog control issues related to out of control and dangerous dogs; and secondly dog welfare issues related both to pedigree dogs bred to conform to unhealthy breed standards and welfare of all breeding bitches and their puppies.

The meeting will take place on Wednesday 31 October in Committee room 5, Palace of Westminster.


At 3.00 pm

  • Lord de Mauley, Parliamentary Under-Secretary for Resource Management, the Local Environment and Environmental Science, Defra
  • Sue Ellis, Deputy Director, Animal Welfare Team, Defra

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