Stop Puppy Farming

Stop Puppy Farming

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Have your say and help shape the next stage of reforms to end puppy farming in WA for good.

A 3-month public consultation is now open. Your responses will help inform new regulations to implement the changes made under the Dog Amendment (#StopPuppyFarming) Act 2021.

The Department of Local Government, Sport & Cultural Industries want to hear from vet practices, pet owners, breeders, animal welfare groups and community members on topics including:

  • the sterilisation of dogs
  • pet shops
  • approval to breed
  • microchipping
  • dog and cat registrations

Online surveys on key topics are available at
The consultation closes on 17 November 2023.