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Wales - Fur, mink - The Mink Keeping (Prohibition) (Wales) Order 2012
Wales - Dogs - The Microchipping of Dogs (Wales) Regulations 2015
Wales - Dogs - The Animal Welfare (Breeding of Dogs) (Wales) Regulations 2014
Wales - Collars, electronic - The Animal Welfare (Electronic Collars) (Wales) Regulations 2010
Wales - Circus - Wild Animals and Circuses (Wales) Act 2020
UK - Zoos - Zoo Licensing Act 1981


The Zoo Licensing Act 1981 is an Act to regulate by licence the conduct of zoos. The Act defines a zoo "[as] an establishment where wild animals are kept for exhibition to the public otherwise than for the purposes of a circus and otherwise than as a pet shop; and this Act applies to any zoo to which members of the public have access, with or without charge for admission, on more than seven days in any period of 12 consecutive months".

UK - Pets - Pet Animals Act 1951



An Act establishing a licensing structure for pet shops in the


United Kingdom


. The Act sets forth certain conditions that local authorities may consider in determining whether or not to grant someone a pet shop license. In determining whether or not to grant a license, local authorities may investigate applicants and confirm that animals will be kept in a sanitary and suitable physical environment, that they will be fed and watered regularly, and that they will not be sold before they reach an appropriate age, among other factors.

UK - Fur - Fur Farming (Prohibition) Act 2000


An Act to prohibit the keeping of animals solely or primarily for slaughter for the value of their fur; to provide for the making of payments in respect of the related closure of certain businesses; and for connected purposes.

UK - Dog - Breeding of Dogs Act 1991


This Act extends the powers of inspection for the purposes of the Breeding of Dogs Act 1973 to premises not covered by a licence under that Act, thereby enabling local authorities to investigate suspicions that a dog breeding establishment is operating without the necessary license

UK - Dog - Breeding of Dogs Act 1973


This Act establishes a regime of local authority licensing and inspection of dog breeding establishments.

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