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Strengthen legislation relating to the breeding of puppies to stop 'puppy farms'

Eligibility - Queensland residents

Principal Petitioner:

Helen Weil
53 Evans Grove Road

Total Signatures - 1038

Sponsoring Member: The Clerk of the Parliament

Posting Date: 19/06/2020

Closing Date: 1/09/2020

Tabled Date: 8/09/2020

Responded By: Hon Mark Furner MP on 2/10/2020

TO: The Honourable the Speaker and Members of the Legislative Assembly of Queensland

Queensland residents draws to the attention of the House the failure of current legislation to stop 'puppy farming'.

Your petitioners, therefore, request the House to seriously review and strengthen the legislation by introducing a more rigorous and meaningful Breeder Identification process, limiting numbers of breeding bitches, prohibiting sales of puppies online or by social media and enforcing compliance with the Mandatory Standards set out by law.