CT dog owners could face new rules when pets are outside

Dog owners in Connecticut would face a new requirement for sheltering their pets during extreme weather conditions and additional rules for tethering them under a bill advanced Friday by the…

Department urged to ‘ensure all vets reflect agreement’ on medicine rules

The Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine is being called on to ensure that all vets are aware of the agreements reached on new veterinary medicines regulations. The Irish…

Veterinary medicine rules to improve farm profitability – DAFM

The introduction of new rules around the prescribing of antibiotics to animals will improve farm profitability, according to a senior vet at the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine…

Alaska sled dog races adjust rules as mushing grapples with latest coronavirus surge

Cody Strathe wears a mask while feeding his dogs at the Rainy Pass checkpoint on Puntilla Lake during the Iditarod Trail Dog Sled Race, Monday March 8, 2021. (Zachariah Hughes/ADN)…

More than 200 sled dogs seized by Animal Welfare Services to remain in Ontario’s care, tribunal rules

An Ontario court ordered the province to return 11 confiscated sled dog pups, but ruled it could keep more than 200 dogs as the animals would return to an “emergency…

Quebec dog owners howl over coronavirus curfew rules; ministry backpedals: reports

Health Department officials in Quebec, Canada, got tails between their legs on Saturday after facing backlash for new coronavirus-related curfew rules that don’t allow dog owners to walk their pets…

HC seeks Centre, Punjab’s response on dog breeders’ plea on cruelty rules

The Punjab and Haryana HC have set the next hearing date for February 23; the dog breeders’ plea is that their fundamental rights are being violated Chandigarh Punjab and Haryana…

New EU rules on veterinary medicines to support responsible use of antibiotics

© Jovanmandic Roxane Feller, Secretary General of AnimalhealthEurope, informs us about the new EU regulations for veterinary medicines to support a more responsible use of antibiotics The new EU rules…

Neutering a Dog Rules and Costs

Neutering a dog can be a difficult decision for pet owners. Not only is cost to consider, but understanding what neutering a dog does to its temperament and at what…

Oireachtas committee releases report on vet medicine rules

The Oireachtas Joint Agriculture, Food and Marine Committee has published a report on the regulation of veterinary medicine. The report announced today (Monday 28 June) includes key findings and recommendations…