We the undersigned, call on the National
Assembly for Wales to urge the Welsh Government to regulate Animal
Welfare Establishments and legislate for compulsory requirements be
met by all animal rescue establishments in line with the report
produced by the AWNW Animal Welfare Establishments Working Group
October 2012. The Welsh Government need to put in place legislation
for Wales under the Animal Welfare Act(2006), to protect animals
from neglect and abuse.
More and more animals are suffering abuse, neglect and are being bred from in unregulated establishment who advertise as a Rescue Center, and we call upon the Welsh Assembly to legislate under the Animal Act 2006 to try and stop this from continuing.
Petition raised by: Lisa Winnett
Date petition first considered by Committee: 24 September 2013
Number of signatures: 265
Business type: Petition
Reason considered: Assembly Business;
Status: For consideration
First published: 18/09/2013