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Alex is committed to government transparency and accountability; protecting the natural and urban environments, open space and Sydney’s unique heritage; retaining inner city social and affordable housing; the humane treatment of animals; improving transport options; and fairness and equality for the LGBTI communities.
 

Ending Puppy Farms

Tuesday 21 June 2016

The government’s February response to the Joint Select Committee on Companion Animal Breeding Practices in NSW did not agree to recommendations to licence all breeders but did commit to a new register system that ensures all breeders’ details are captured and linked to the animals they breed. If implemented properly, a new register can help stop cruel puppy farms. I asked questions in Parliament on the system’s progress and for it to be publicly available. My question is HERE