The Brussels parliament creates a “Council of Animal Welfare”

The Brussels Parliament just voted in favor of the establishment of a Brussels Council of Animal Welfare. The Council, composed of organizations and experts, will have to issue opinions. "Since the sixth state reform, the Animal Welfare has become a regional competence and it was essential to create the Council of Welfare Brussels animal to continue the work at the federal level which has been done until then," recalls Secretary State support of animal welfare Bianca Debaets. "Among the subjects on which the Council may address, I would mention in particular the trade of animals, especially dogs and exotic pets, as well as the problem of dangerous dogs." (french)


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