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DOG HEALTH AND KENNEL CLUB

EDM (Early Day Motion) 2250: tabled on 15 October 2008

Tabled in the 2007-08 session.

This motion has been signed by 44 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.

Motion text

That this House welcomes the initiatives being put into place by the Kennel Club to improve the health of pedigree dogs, including regular health surveys, changes that have been made to breed standards and judging criteria, the Fit for Function Fit for Life education campaign and the Accredited Breeder Scheme, which requires breeders to carry out breed specific health testing on pedigree dogs to ensure future generations are healthy; and calls on the Government to encourage breeders to become accredited.

The first 6 Members who have signed to support the motion are the sponsors. The primary sponsor is generally the person who tabled the motion and has responsibility for it. The date shown is when the Member signed the motion.

In addition to the sponsors, the following Members have signed to support the motion.

Amess, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 16 October 2008
Southend West
Anderson, Janet
Labour
Signed on 21 October 2008
Rossendale and Darwen
Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 16 October 2008
Worthing West
Cable, Dr Vincent
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 3 November 2008
Twickenham
Carswell, Mr Douglas
Conservative
Signed on 18 November 2008
Harwich
Cook, Frank
Labour
Signed on 20 October 2008
Stockton North
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 29 October 2008
Keighley
Davey, Mr Edward
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 6 November 2008
Kingston and Surbiton
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 17 October 2008
Hendon
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 30 October 2008
Sunderland North
Evans, Mr Nigel
Conservative
Signed on 21 October 2008
Ribble Valley
Evennett, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 16 October 2008
Bexleyheath and Crayford
Gray, Mr James
Conservative
Signed on 17 October 2008
North Wiltshire
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 20 October 2008
Portsmouth South
Harvey, Nick
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 30 October 2008
North Devon
Heppell, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2008
Nottingham East
Holmes, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 20 October 2008
Chesterfield
Horam, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 4 November 2008
Orpington
Hunter, Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 October 2008
Cheadle
Jenkins, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 23 October 2008
Tamworth
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 16 October 2008
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Kawczynski, Daniel
Conservative
Signed on 22 October 2008
Shrewsbury and Atcham
Lancaster, Mr Mark
Conservative
Signed on 16 October 2008
North East Milton Keynes
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 20 October 2008
Manchester, Withington
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 3 November 2008
Meirionnydd Nant Conwy
Marsden, Mr Gordon
Labour
Signed on 20 October 2008
Blackpool South
Moss, Mr Malcolm
Conservative
Signed on 16 October 2008
North East Cambridgeshire
Owen, Albert
Labour
Signed on 27 October 2008
Ynys Môn
Pelling, Mr Andrew
Independent
Signed on 10 November 2008
Croydon Central
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 22 October 2008
Nottingham South
Spink, Bob
UK Independence Party
Signed on 20 October 2008
Castle Point
Taylor, David
Labour
Signed on 16 October 2008
North West Leicestershire
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 21 October 2008
Finchley and Golders Green
Watkinson, Angela
Conservative
Signed on 13 November 2008
Upminster
Whittingdale, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 22 October 2008
Maldon and East Chelmsford
Widdecombe, Miss Ann
Conservative
Signed on 17 November 2008
Maidstone and The Weald
Wright, Mr Anthony
Labour
Signed on 23 October 2008
Great Yarmouth
Younger-Ross, Richard
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 20 October 2008
Teignbridge

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.