European Parliament calls for compulsory pet register

February 13, 2020

Your pet dog or cat may need to be registered on an EU-wide system as part of efforts to clamp down on pet trafficking.

The European Parliament has adopted a resolution which also calls for tougher sanctions against smugglers.

It’s thought that about 46 thousand dogs are sold every month between EU member states, most of the unregistered.

Green Party MEP Grace O’Sullivan explains what’s involved in the resolution

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