Campaigning for greyhounds

Customers at Berwick Garden Centre last Saturday overwhelmingly supported the Ban the Bolt campaign by adding their names to the petition asking the Government to make it illegal to kill greyhounds with a captive bolt gun.

By The Newsroom
Sunday, 14 February, 2016, 08:00

Thousands of greyhounds are being killed using this method, which often has disastrous results for the dogs as it does not kill them outright.

The petition asks for greyhounds to have the same protection as other breeds where the owner would be prosecuted for killing a dog in this manner.

Anyone wishing to support the campaign should visit

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