Animal Law

Animal Liability

Animal Liability Anyone who keeps an animal is duty bound, even if they are considered to be a non-dangerous species to prevent them from causing harm to others. Animal liability defined…

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Horse Passport

Horse Passports Being the owner of a horse brings with it responsibilities. Before deciding whether to buy a horse you should understand what ownership involves and the costs involved including…

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Horseriding and Highway Code

Horseriding and Highway Code Horseriding and Highway Code is a set of rules and regulations that road users must comply with when using the roads in Great Britain. The Code…

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Conservation of Seals

Conservation of Seals Act 1970 Seals are a protected animal under the Conservation of Seals Act 1970. However, this legislation does not outlaw killing seals but regulates the way in…

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Cats Fouling

Cats Fouling In England and Wales there are no specific laws which are applicable to cats or cats fouling. However, there are other pieces of legislation which can be used…

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Dog Walking

Dog Walking You may not realise but there are several laws that you should be aware of when dog walking.  Several pieces of legislation relate to the ownership and control…

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Guard Dogs

Guard Dogs There is specific legislation which governs the way in which dogs are used to guard people or property. The Guard Dogs Act 1975 states that any dog used…

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Sale of Dogs

Sale of Dogs In England and Wales there are laws which relate to the sale of dogs. If an individual runs a business which specialises in breeding dogs for sale…

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Dog Breeding Licence

Dog Breeding Licence If you wish to run a dog breeding business in England and Wales, there are strict conditions which you must comply with and you will require a…

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Dog Nuisance

Dog Nuisance Many people are dog owners. If you are one of them it is your responsibility to ensure that your it does not cause dog nuisance to others. Although…

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