Puppy smuggling ‘must be tackled with real urgency’

The Government has pledged to tackle puppy-smuggling, now a multi-million pound industry that was given a boost by rules aimed at helping genuine dog lovers.
Macclesfield David Rutley MP David Rutley, animal welfare minister, said the Government needed “to do everything we can” to protect animals, potential owners and other humans who may suffer from the health risks.

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