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The Animal Welfare Act 2006 allows Welsh Ministers to replace the Breeding of Dogs Act 1973 with appropriate Regulations.
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This section provides information on the standards of animal welfare applied in Wales.

The Animal Welfare web pages provide information on:

The livestock welfare page details the Welsh Government’s commitment to ensure the welfare standards of farm animals are improved and maintained. This includes during transport, at markets and at slaughter. This section also contains information on companion/domestic animal welfare.