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DOG MEAT TRADE CRUELTY

EDM (Early Day Motion) 159: tabled on 23 June 2014

Tabled in the 2014-15 session.

This motion has been signed by 143 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 calls for an immediate end to dog meat trade cruelty; supports the Humane Society International's campaign to end the dog meat trade by working with government officials and local organisations in Thailand, Vietnam, the Philippines and China to raise public awareness and strengthen laws related to this trade; and calls on the Chinese government and Yulin and Guangxi officials to stop the Yulin dog meat festival where thousands of dogs are being cruelly bound, confined, trucked and slaughtered for meat.

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.

Abbott, Ms Diane
Labour
Signed on 24 June 2014
Hackney North and Stoke Newington
Anderson, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 16 July 2014
Blaydon
Barron, Kevin
Labour
Signed on 14 July 2014
Rother Valley
Bayley, Hugh
Labour
Signed on 22 July 2014
York Central
Begg, Dame Anne
Labour
Signed on 1 September 2014
Aberdeen South
Betts, Mr Clive
Labour
Signed on 22 July 2014
Sheffield South East
Blomfield, Paul
Labour
Signed on 3 September 2014
Sheffield Central
Brady, Mr Graham
Conservative
Signed on 17 July 2014
Altrincham and Sale West
Brooke, Annette
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 June 2014
Mid Dorset and North Poole
Bruce, Fiona
Conservative
Signed on 16 July 2014
Congleton
Campbell, Sir Menzies
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 30 October 2014
North East Fife
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 25 June 2014
Blyth Valley
Caton, Martin
Labour
Signed on 24 June 2014
Gower
Clark, Katy
Labour
Signed on 16 July 2014
North Ayrshire and Arran
Clarke, Mr Tom
Labour
Signed on 16 July 2014
Coatbridge, Chryston and Bellshill
Clwyd, Ann
Labour
Signed on 21 July 2014
Cynon Valley
Connarty, Michael
Labour
Signed on 9 September 2014
Linlithgow and East Falkirk
Cooper, Rosie
Labour
Signed on 21 July 2014
West Lancashire
Crausby, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 8 July 2014
Bolton North East
Crockart, Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 July 2014
Edinburgh West
Crouch, Tracey
Conservative
Signed on 17 July 2014
Chatham and Aylesford
Cryer, John
Labour
Signed on 16 July 2014
Leyton and Wanstead
Cunningham, Alex
Labour
Signed on 2 September 2014
Stockton North
Cunningham, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 1 September 2014
Coventry South
Cunningham, Sir Tony
Labour
Signed on 15 July 2014
Workington
Davidson, Mr Ian
Labour
Signed on 21 July 2014
Glasgow South West
Davies, Geraint
Labour
Signed on 21 July 2014
Swansea West
Dobson, Frank
Labour
Signed on 11 November 2014
Holborn and St Pancras
Dodds, Mr Nigel
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 5 November 2014
Belfast North
Donaldson, Mr Jeffrey M.
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 1 July 2014
Lagan Valley
Doran, Mr Frank
Labour
Signed on 22 July 2014
Aberdeen North
Dowd, Jim
Labour
Signed on 16 July 2014
Lewisham West and Penge
Durkan, Mark
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 30 June 2014
Foyle
Edwards, Jonathan
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 1 July 2014
Carmarthen East and Dinefwr
Ellman, Mrs Louise
Labour
Signed on 15 July 2014
Liverpool, Riverside
Engel, Natascha
Labour
Signed on 12 February 2015
North East Derbyshire
Evans, Jonathan
Conservative
Signed on 15 July 2014
Cardiff North
Evans, Mr Nigel
Conservative
Signed on 14 July 2014
Ribble Valley
Farrelly, Paul
Labour
Signed on 22 July 2014
Newcastle-under-Lyme
Farron, Tim
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 September 2014
Westmorland and Lonsdale
Field, Mr Frank
Labour
Signed on 17 July 2014
Birkenhead
Flello, Robert
Labour
Signed on 21 July 2014
Stoke-on-Trent South
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 1 July 2014
Newport West
Gilmore, Sheila
Labour
Signed on 1 September 2014
Edinburgh East
Godsiff, Mr Roger
Labour
Signed on 30 June 2014
Birmingham, Hall Green
Greatrex, Tom
Labour
Signed on 29 October 2014
Rutherglen and Hamilton West
Hamilton, Fabian
Labour
Signed on 1 September 2014
Leeds North East
Hancock, Mr Mike
Independent
Signed on 1 July 2014
Portsmouth South
Harris, Mr Tom
Labour
Signed on 1 September 2014
Glasgow South
Harvey, Sir Nick
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 7 July 2014
North Devon
Havard, Mr Dai
Labour
Signed on 14 July 2014
Merthyr Tydfil and Rhymney
Hemming, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 18 November 2014
Birmingham, Yardley
Hepburn, Mr Stephen
Labour
Signed on 22 July 2014
Jarrow
Hermon, Lady
Independent
Signed on 25 June 2014
North Down
Heyes, David
Labour
Signed on 21 July 2014
Ashton-under-Lyne
Hodge, Margaret
Labour
Signed on 9 September 2014
Barking
Hoey, Kate
Labour
Signed on 16 July 2014
Vauxhall
Hood, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 1 September 2014
Lanark and Hamilton East
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 24 June 2014
Luton North
Horwood, Martin
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 9 March 2015
Cheltenham
Hosie, Stewart
Scottish National Party
Signed on 4 November 2014
Dundee East
Howarth, Mr George
Labour
Signed on 4 November 2014
Knowsley
Hunter, Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 March 2015
Cheadle
Jackson, Glenda
Labour
Signed on 14 July 2014
Hampstead and Kilburn
Jowell, Dame Tessa
Labour
Signed on 17 November 2014
Dulwich and West Norwood
Joyce, Eric
Independent
Signed on 1 September 2014
Falkirk
Kaufman, Sir Gerald
Labour
Signed on 14 July 2014
Manchester, Gorton
Kennedy, Mr Charles
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 20 January 2015
Ross, Skye and Lochaber
Lammy, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 23 October 2014
Tottenham
Lavery, Ian
Labour
Signed on 1 September 2014
Wansbeck
Lazarowicz, Mark
Labour
Signed on 16 July 2014
Edinburgh North and Leith
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 15 July 2014
Manchester, Withington
Lefroy, Jeremy
Conservative
Signed on 17 November 2014
Stafford
Lloyd, Stephen
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 September 2014
Eastbourne
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 24 June 2014
Dwyfor Meirionnydd
Long, Naomi
Alliance
Signed on 2 July 2014
Belfast East
Lucas, Caroline
Green Party
Signed on 25 June 2014
Brighton, Pavilion
Main, Mrs Anne
Conservative
Signed on 12 March 2015
St Albans
Mann, John
Labour
Signed on 16 July 2014
Bassetlaw
Marsden, Mr Gordon
Labour
Signed on 30 June 2014
Blackpool South
McCrea, Dr William
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 3 July 2014
South Antrim
McGovern, Jim
Labour
Signed on 8 July 2014
Dundee West
McKenzie, Iain
Labour
Signed on 29 October 2014
Inverclyde
Meale, Sir Alan
Labour
Signed on 30 June 2014
Mansfield
Mearns, Ian
Labour
Signed on 7 July 2014
Gateshead
Miller, Andrew
Labour
Signed on 15 July 2014
Ellesmere Port and Neston
Mitchell, Austin
Labour
Signed on 15 July 2014
Great Grimsby
Morrice, Graeme
Labour
Signed on 21 July 2014
Livingston
Morris, Grahame M.
Labour
Signed on 22 July 2014
Easington
Mulholland, Greg
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 July 2014
Leeds North West
Munt, Tessa
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 4 February 2015
Wells
Murphy, Paul
Labour
Signed on 1 July 2014
Torfaen
O'Donnell, Fiona
Labour
Signed on 27 October 2014
East Lothian
Osborne, Sandra
Labour
Signed on 1 September 2014
Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock
Owen, Albert
Labour
Signed on 3 November 2014
Ynys Môn
Pugh, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 September 2014
Southport
Qureshi, Yasmin
Labour
Signed on 16 July 2014
Bolton South East
Reevell, Simon
Conservative
Signed on 16 July 2014
Dewsbury
Reid, Mr Alan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 September 2014
Argyll and Bute
Riordan, Mrs Linda
Labour
Signed on 2 July 2014
Halifax
Ritchie, Ms Margaret
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 2 July 2014
South Down
Robertson, John
Labour
Signed on 1 September 2014
Glasgow North West
Robertson, Mr Laurence
Conservative
Signed on 15 July 2014
Tewkesbury
Rosindell, Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 7 July 2014
Romford
Roy, Lindsay
Labour
Signed on 1 September 2014
Glenrothes
Ruane, Chris
Labour
Signed on 16 July 2014
Vale of Clwyd
Ruddock, Dame Joan
Labour
Signed on 3 September 2014
Lewisham, Deptford
Russell, Sir Bob
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 26 June 2014
Colchester
Sanders, Mr Adrian
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 June 2014
Torbay
Sharma, Mr Virendra
Labour
Signed on 25 June 2014
Ealing, Southall
Sheerman, Mr Barry
Labour
Signed on 16 July 2014
Huddersfield
Sheridan, Jim
Labour
Signed on 15 July 2014
Paisley and Renfrewshire North
Skinner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 21 July 2014
Bolsover
Smith, Sir Robert
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 4 November 2014
West Aberdeenshire and Kincardine
Stringer, Graham
Labour
Signed on 1 September 2014
Blackley and Broughton
Stunell, Sir Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 July 2014
Hazel Grove
Sutcliffe, Mr Gerry
Labour
Signed on 1 September 2014
Bradford South
Tami, Mark
Labour
Signed on 1 September 2014
Alyn and Deeside
Thornton, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 13 October 2014
Eastleigh
Thurso, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 July 2014
Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross
Vaz, Valerie
Labour
Signed on 15 July 2014
Walsall South
Vickers, Martin
Conservative
Signed on 19 March 2015
Cleethorpes
Walley, Joan
Labour
Signed on 1 September 2014
Stoke-on-Trent North
Ward, Mr David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 September 2014
Bradford East
Watson, Mr Tom
Labour
Signed on 14 July 2014
West Bromwich East
Watts, Mr Dave
Labour
Signed on 15 July 2014
St Helens North
Weir, Mr Mike
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 June 2014
Angus
Williams, Hywel
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 17 November 2014
Arfon
Williams, Mr Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 July 2014
Ceredigion
Williams, Roger
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 July 2014
Brecon and Radnorshire
Williamson, Chris
Labour
Signed on 25 June 2014
Derby North
Willott, Jenny
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 7 January 2015
Cardiff Central
Wilson, Sammy
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 1 September 2014
East Antrim
Wishart, Pete
Scottish National Party
Signed on 1 September 2014
Perth and North Perthshire
Wood, Mike
Labour
Signed on 3 September 2014
Batley and Spen
Wright, David
Labour
Signed on 15 July 2014
Telford

These members had previously signed the motion, but have now withdrawn their support. The date shown is when the Member withdrew their signature from the motion.