Dog Breeding Establishments Act 2010

An Act to regulate the operation of dog breeding establishments; to require local authorities to establish and maintain registers of dog breeding establishments; to prohibit the operation of unregistered dog breeding establishments; to amend the Control of Dogs Act 1986 ; and to provide for matters connected therewith. View Legislation Latest version of the Act … Continue reading Dog Breeding Establishments Act 2010

Do we have puppy farms in Ireland and are they legal?

On the 1st January 2012, the Dog Breeding Establishments Act 2010 came into force. All premises where  six or more female dogs are kept which are more than 6 months old and capable of being used for breeding purposes are required to be registered under the Dog Breeding Establishments Act, 2010. Any premises to which … Continue reading Do we have puppy farms in Ireland and are they legal?