Stop Puppy Farming - Community Consultation Paper

Frequently Asked Questions - Dog Breeders 

Please follow the above link for this document - it is important information - please read carefully.


Members, there are 3 ways you can submit your comment regarding the consultation paper - you can do more than just respond to the questions on the consultation paper.

The community consultation paper asks general questions about the stop puppy farming proposals.

You can provide feedback on these questions:

1. By undertaking the online survey on the Department's website:

2. By completing the submission form, also available at and emailing it to

3. By sending a written submission via email to


Supplementary Paper from the Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries

Members of Dogs West are invited to complete and submit this Supplementary paper. The supplementary paper asks questions related to the implementation of the proposals.

It is important that Members consider the content of this supplementary paper carefully, in sections 2 and 3.

The Department has advised that this paper cannot be published in social media or online. Copies of this paper are available to Dogs West Members from the Dogs West office.

Please email with 'Stop Puppy Farming - Supplementary Paper' in the subject line to have a copy emailed to you.

We would encourage Members to ask for an email copy as the document is 50 pages.

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