Dangerous Dogs

Environment Food and Rural Affairs written question – answered on 12th June 2013.

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Photo of Graham Brady Graham Brady Chair, Conservative Party 1922 Committee

To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs how many people were attacked by each breed of dog in each of the last five years for which figures are available; and what recent consideration his Department has given to expanding the register of prohibited dogs.

Photo of David Heath David Heath The Minister of State, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

There is no central record of dog attacks by separate breed. The Government has no plans to add more types of dogs to the list of prohibited type dogs. This position is supported by all key stakeholders.

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