|UK - Riding - Riding Establishments Act 1964||Riding Establishments Act 1964||
An Act to regulate the keeping of riding establishments; and for purposes connected therewith.
|McQuaker v. Goddard|| 1 KB 687||
A camel is not to be regarded as a wild animal by the common law as a camel 'is, in all countries, a domestic animal, an animal that has become trained to the uses of man, and a fortiori accustomed to association with man.' Whether an animal is to be regarded as wild or domestic is a question of law, and is to be judged according to the genus or class of which it belongs, not the characteristics of the individual animal.
|UK- Wildlife - Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981||Chapter 69||An Act prohibiting and limiting actions involving wild animals, and the primary piece of legislation for wildlife protection in the UK. Prohibitions include taking, injuring, killing and disturbing. It is also an offence to disturb places used for shelter and protection. Provides protections for wild bird nests and eggs, as well as for animal species. Proof of intention is required for an offence under the Act.||Statute|
|British Game Law||Matthew Bacon||Bouvier's Edition||
A full explaination of the laws of game for the British. 1800-1850 with notes from US experience.
|Detailed Discussion of the Offences of Cruelty to Domestic and Captive Animals (U.K.)||Alan Bates||Animal Legal and Historical Center||
Detailed discussion of the offences of cruelty to domestic and captive animals. These offences are contained in section 1(1) of the Protection of Animals Act 1911 and section 1 of the Abandonment of Animals Act 1960.
|Detailed Discussion of the Licensing and Regulation of Pet Shops (U.K.)||Alan Bates||Animal Legal and Historical Center||
Detailed discussion of the Pet Animals Act 1951 which provides for the licensing of pet shops by local authorities, and prohibits the sale of pet animals in public places and from market stalls, and to persons under 12 years of age.
|United Kingdom Licensing and Regulation of Pet Shops||Alan Bates||
Brief Summary of the Licensing and Regulation of Pet Shops (UK)
|Brief Summary of United Kingdom (UK) Animal Law||Alice Collinson||Animal Legal & Historical Center||This brief summary discusses animal protection legislation in the United Kingdom (UK).||Article|
|Overview of UK Animal Protection Legislation||Alice Collinson||Animal Legal & Historical Center||This article provides an overview of animal cruelty offences and positive legal duties to promote animal welfare in the UK. These provisions are found in the Animal Welfare Act 2006 applicable to England and Wales, and in corresponding legislation in Scotland and Northern Ireland. Prohibited offences include "unnecessary suffering," mutilation, docking of dogs' tails, administration of poisons and animal fighting.'||Article|
|The United Kingdom (UK)||Alice Collinson||
Brief Summary of United Kingdom Animal Law