Teen must pay £3,000 to prevent puppy from being killed

Teen must pay £3,000 to prevent puppy from being killed

The white Pomeranian was bought in Bulgaria, where Miss Mehmed is from (Picture: Aylin Mehmed/MEN Media)The vet then notified Oldham Council as the dog had travelled through countries where rabies is known to exist.

Woman fined £1,000 for walking her dog off the lead

Woman fined £1,000 for walking her dog off the lead

Ms Hurry moved house soon after the incident and didn’t receive letters ordering her to appear before magistrates last week – she was fined in her absence (Picture: Eastnews Press Agency)‘I’d not been there for a while as I suffer from bad arthritis so my walks had been short but if I had known about the rule, Max would have been on his lead.

Paw outcome? New Zealand council proposes banning all cats

Paw outcome? New Zealand council proposes banning all cats

A regional council in New Zealand has proposed banning all domestic cats in an attempt to protect native animals. The South Island council’s new “pest plan” calls for all domestic cats in the Omaui region to be neutered, microchipped and registered.