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Animal Welfare

Environment Food and Rural Affairs written question – answered on 18th July 2013.

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Photo of Sheryll Murray Sheryll Murray Conservative, South East Cornwall

To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

(1) what information his Department holds on the number and type of animal sanctuaries in England;

(2) what definition of an animal sanctuary his Department uses.

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

DEFRA does not hold information on the number or type of animal sanctuaries in England. There is no specific legal definition of an animal sanctuary.

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