Daily Express - Pet shock collars: Michael Gove considering consultation on outlawing controversial device - 6 March 2018

06 March 2018
Daily Express - Pet shock collars: Michael Gove considering consultation on outlawing controversial device - 6 March 2018 Article looks at plans to ban controversial electronic collars for cats and dogs and says: “Critics of the collars that can give electric jolts for 11 seconds at a time include the RSPCA, Dogs Trust and Cats Protection…Cats Protection also said it is opposed to the use of electronic collars while the National Cat Adoption Centre said it was opposed to any collars other than quick-release ones for cats because they can get caught up in undergrowth while playing, hunting or even trying to escape from danger”.