Breeding checklist

When you breed animals, you have a number of obligations to ensure your animals are healthy. Click here to view legal obligations on medium-to-large-scale breeders. For a quick reminder of your obligations, read the checklist below.

You are obliged to:

  • Provide clean and spacious accommodation for dogs, protecting them from other animals and environmental damage
  • Feed and exercise dogs regularly
  • Treat any health issues promptly, with regard to the welfare of all animals in your care
  • Register all your dogs as appropriate
  • Pass on any relevant documentation to buyers of pups.