The current coronavirus crisis has led to a worsening of the situation for the transport of animals across borders...
Q: Laura Huhtasaari (ID, FI) – Improving the situation of Spanish hunting dogs and adopting a directive on minimum standards for the protection of pet animals (2020-02-05)
In Spain, after the hunting season ends, there is a tradition of killing dogs that have been involved in hunting...
Q: Brice Hortefeux (PPE, FR) - Transport of pets in the context of the UK Withdrawal Agreement (2020-01-22)
Although the UK Withdrawal Agreement will take effect at the end of January, uncertainties remain regarding some key issues, including the t
Existing animal welfare legislation is outdated and does not reflect the latest scientific developments. It lacks efficiency and clarity, wh
Travelling with pets has become a lot easier since the harmonisation of rules on journeys with pet animals and the introduction of the Europ
Regulation (EU) No 576/2013 on the non-commercial movement of pet animals covers the movement of all breeds of dogs, including greyhounds, b