Animal Welfare Guidelines - Dogs - Tasmania


You will need to comply with these guidelines if you intend to breed dogs for commercial purposes.

These guidelines describe best practice for dog breeders to maintain high standards of animal husbandry and welfare.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources Important
Comply All Animal Welfare Guidelines - Dogs - PDF (Opens in new window) Important

Act(s) name

Animal Welfare Act 1993 Tasmania

Administering agency

Department of Natural Resources and Environment

Biosecurity Tasmania

Animal Biosecurity and Welfare

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.