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Gangs fuelling illegal pet trade

Forces across the country have renewed warnings to dog owners that their pets are being targeted by criminal gangs. Microchipping and increased security has been urged after an increase in thefts.

Gangs fuelling illegal pet trade

Date - 30th July 2020
By - Chris Smith
Three police forces have revealed they are investigating dog thefts by organised gangs from homes and kennels. Forces say an increase in demand for dogs during lockdown and new legislation to end puppy farming has created an opportunity for...
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