Puppy Farm and Pet Shops Bill

The Victorian State Labour government attempted to pass legislation, the “Domestic Animals Amendment (Puppy Farm and Pet Shops) Bill 2016”.


The Committee’s resulting report was published and contained 31 recommendations. As well as suggesting reforms to the restricted breed dog legislation, the inquiry made a number of recommendations about responsible pet ownership, dangerous dogs and greyhounds.

The Parliamentary Enquiry

The Parliamentary Inquiry into the legislative and regulatory framework relating to restricted breed dogs was established.