Your local authority can prosecute you for certain types of crime. Here we look at what you could be prosecuted for – and what you should do if you are!
Find out when disqualification from keeping animals can be handed out by the courts under a Section 34 of the Animal Welfare Act 2006. We also look at what scope there is – and ask, can it be avoided?
It is often said that there is no such thing as a dangerous dog, only a dangerous owner. While we often refer to ‘dangerous dogs’ in criminal law, the actual offences relate to dogs ‘dangerously out of control’.