Topic: "Dogs"

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Program Helps Two Million Children Be Safe Around Dogs

Two million primary school and kindergarten students across Victoria have now been educated in dog safety and what it means to be a responsible pet owner thanks to a landmark Victorian Government program. Minister for Agriculture Jaala Pulford and Member for Oakleigh Steve Dimopoulos today..

Labor Cracks Down On Puppy Farms

The Andrews Labor Government will support the RSPCA with an additional $5 million over the next four years to clamp down on and prosecute illegal puppy farmers. Delivering on a key election promise, Minister for Agriculture, Jaala Pulford, today confirmed the2015-16 Victorian Budget will provide..

Moratorium On Restricted Dog Breed Euthanasia

Legislation introduced into the Parliament this week will impose a moratorium on the destruction of restricted breed dogs, while a Parliamentary Inquiry into the effectiveness of current legislative arrangements is underway. In line with the Andrews Labor Government’s election commitment, councils will be required to..

New GRV Board to Lead Charge Against Live Baiting

Minister for Racing Martin Pakula today announced three new appointments to the Board of Greyhound Racing Victoria (GRV). Ray Gunston – former Chief Financial Officer for Tatts Group and former interim Chief Executive Officer of Essendon Football Club – has been appointed Chair. Mr Gunston..