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Ireland: vets stand together on not docking tails

Although the law  regarding tail docking was passed in Ireland, it looks like veterinarians are  standing together in refusing to dock tails – Thanks again for bringing this to my attention. http://www.irishshooter.com/showthread.php?12111-vets-standing-together-NOT-tail-docking-working-dogs-or-not

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Scottish tail docking study has been published

Source: http://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2014-04/bmj-uwd040314.php PUBLIC RELEASE DATE: 4-Apr-2014 Contact: Stephanie Burns sburns@bmj.com 44-020-738-36920 BMJ-British Medical Journal Undocked working dogs at greatest risk of tail injuries in Scotland Sufficient evidence to lift current docking ban on certain breeds, say authors Undocked working dogs … Continue reading

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House Bill 665 Update

MD Update: Debarking, BSL, Crop/Dock Bills Heading for Final Vote- Contact the Senate Today! …House Bill 665 – As introduced, this bill would have required veterinarians to perform ear cropping, tail docking, dewclaw removal or surgical births and require that … Continue reading

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Tail docking study

I want to thank one of my blog followers for sending me the following links regarding tail docking. The first link is to a study conducted by researchers at the Glasgow University, and the second is an article that appeared in Sporting … Continue reading

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