According to animal protection organisations and animal shelters, there has been a massive increase in the illegal puppy trade in the EU and
Q: Anja Hazekamp (GUE/NGL, NL), Martin Hojsík (Renew, SK) – Infringements of EU law in the (online) sale of pets and associated risks for humans and animals (2021-05-07)
House of Animals research shows that many animals are transported with forged passports...
In 2015, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) ruled in Case C-424/13
Q: Manuela Ripa (Verts/ALE, DE) - Commission help to Member States for consumer awareness raising and the training of officials on the illegal pet trade (2021-04-15)
The development of e-commerce has led to a spectacular increase in the illegal pet trade. Online platforms and social media allowing...
Q: Manuela Ripa (Verts/ALE, DE) - Possible Commission project on tracking the illegal pet trade on digital platforms (2021-04-15)
Following the implementation of the ‘EU coordinated control plan on online sales of dogs and cats’ in 18 Member States, the Commission
Q: Ignazio Corrao, MEP Rosa D'Amato (Verts/ALE, IT) - Dogfighting: the role of the EU and of showcasing websites (12-04-2021)
The dogfighting business is worth some EUR 3 billion in Europe, according to the most recent and reliable estimates by the Lega Anti Vivisez