Dogs: Animal Breeding

Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs written question – answered on 9th December 2014.

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Photo of Michael Crockart Michael Crockart Liberal Democrat, Edinburgh West

To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, how many dogs have been born in the UK in each of the last five years.

Photo of George Eustice George Eustice The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

There are no central records of the numbers of dogs in the UK. However, estimates by animal welfare organisations and pet food manufacturers of the dog population in the UK range from 7 to 10 million.

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