Banned Breeds and the Law

A recent post and subsequent comments made about it on Facebook the other day made me think it would be a good idea to write an article about banned dog breeds and the . . . → Read More: Banned Breeds and the Law

He only wants to play…

One of the first articles we ever published on Paws Around Berkshire was about the consequences of dogs meeting up incorrectly when out walking: Dog . . . → Read More: He only wants to play…

Dealing with irresponsible dog ownership

From October 20th, 2014, police and local councils will have new powers aimed at preventing dog attacks.

Owners whose dogs are not properly under control could find themselves required to attend behavioural classes . . . → Read More: Dealing with irresponsible dog ownership

Breed Specific Legislation (BSL)

Wednesday saw the two year anniversary of the sad day it was announced that a dog called Lennox had been put to sleep in Belfast because he had been found to be of . . . → Read More: Breed Specific Legislation (BSL)

Why so judgemental…?

I just had an email from someone who says she is in tears after she just met another dog walker and asked him to call his dog back as hers is a bit nervous . . . → Read More: Why so judgemental…?

Changes to the Dangerous Dogs Act

As of next Tuesday, May 13th, 2014, the Dangerous Dogs Act in England and Wales will be amended to cover incidents on private property as well as in public places.

Under Section . . . → Read More: Changes to the Dangerous Dogs Act