Publications

Publications

Publications

In this section you can find publications and briefings from the EU Dog & Cat Alliance and our members.

EU Dog and Cat Alliance briefing

EU Dog and Cat Alliance briefing

This briefing document explains about the EU Dog & Cat Alliance, the issues we work on and how you can contact us for more information.

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The welfare of dogs and cats involved in commercial practices

The welfare of dogs and cats involved in commercial practices

This report from the EU Dog & Cat Alliance reviews the legislation relating to dog and cat breeding and trade across the EU's 28 Member States. Based on the findings, it makes a series of recommendations for EU action.

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The Puppy Smuggling Scandal

The Puppy Smuggling Scandal

This report from Dogs Trust investigates the illegal entry of dogs into Great Britain from Hungary and Lithuania under the EU pet movement legislation.

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Position paper on the proposed Regulation on Medicated Feed

Position paper on the proposed Regulation on Medicated Feed

This paper outlines the EU Dog & Cat Alliance's position on the proposal for a Regulation on Medicated Feed.

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Puppy Smuggling: The Scandal Continues

Puppy Smuggling: The Scandal Continues

This second investigative report from Dogs Trust exposes the European puppy smuggling scandal.

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Position paper on the proposed Regulation on Veterinary Medicinal Products

Position paper on the proposed Regulation on Veterinary Medicinal Products

This paper outlines the EU Dog & Cat Alliance's position on the proposal for a Regulation on Veterinary Medicinal Products.

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Position paper on the European Commission's study on the welfare of dogs and cats involved in commercial practices

Position paper on the European Commission's study on the welfare of dogs and cats involved in commercial practices

This paper outlines the EU Dog & Cat Alliance's position on the European Commission's study on the welfare of dogs and cats involved in commercial practices.

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Position on International Rehoming of Dogs and Cats

Position on International Rehoming of Dogs and Cats

This paper outlines the EU Dog & Cat Alliance's position on the international rehoming of dogs and cats.

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Call for an Action Plan to tackle the illegal trade in dogs and cats in the EU

Call for an Action Plan to tackle the illegal trade in dogs and cats in the EU

This briefing document outlines the EU Dog & Cat Alliance's call for an Action Plan to tackle the illegal trade in dogs and cats in the EU.

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Position paper on the review of pet movement legislation under the “Animal Health Law”

Position paper on the review of pet movement legislation under the “Animal Health Law”

This briefing outlines the EU Dog & Cat Alliance's recommendations for the review of pet movement legislation under the new "Animal Health Law."

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Manifesto for Maltese Presidency

Manifesto for Maltese Presidency

This manifesto sets out the priorities in the field of companion animal welfare which the EU Dog & Cat Alliance would urge the Maltese Presidency of the Council of the EU to focus on during the next six months.

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Letter to European Commission on EU Action Plan on illegal trade in dogs and cats

Letter to European Commission on EU Action Plan on illegal trade in dogs and cats

A letter from 38 Members of the European Parliament calling on the European Commission to draw up an Action Plan to tackle the illegal trade in dogs and cats in the EU, sent on 5 December 2016.

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Letter to European Commission on new EU Platform on Animal Welfare

Letter to European Commission on new EU Platform on Animal Welfare

A letter from Members of the European Parliament asking the European Commission to ensure that companion animal welfare is included as a topic under the new EU Platform on Animal Welfare.

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Manifesto for Estonian Presidency

Manifesto for Estonian Presidency

This manifesto sets out the priorities in the field of companion animal welfare which the EU Dog & Cat Alliance would urge the Estonian Presidency of the Council of the EU to focus on during the next six months.

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