Europe

Police raids uncover ‘ruthless’ tiger trade in Europe

Petition calls for EU ban on commercial trade to protect tigers   Conservationists are urging the EU to ban all commercial trade in tigers and tiger …

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illegal

Illegal puppy trade pushes up charity’s seizure rate

Welfare charity the Scottish SPCA reports 44% increase in animals seized as a result of cruelty investigations conducted throughout 2017. A 44% increase in animals …

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breeding

Proposed tough action on puppy trade welcomed

Veterinary and animal welfare bodies have applauded the Government’s stated intention to implement the biggest-ever legal crackdown on unscrupulous puppy farmers and smugglers in England. …

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Brexit

Gove outlines plans for farming post-Brexit

Defra secretary Michael Gove has shed light on future plans for the farming industry post-Brexit, in a speech at the Oxford Farming Conference. Mr Gove …

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