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Re-homing Policy

Posted on: November 7th, 2014

AAPDB Inc ( AAPDB) along with Pets Australia are proud to announce AUSTRALIA’S MOST ETHICAL RE-HOMING SCHEME Pets Australia has supported the AAPDB re-homing policy and has launched Australia’s most ethical re-homing scheme for pet breeders. The policy includes the AAPDB commitment. Commitment to Australian families from the AAPDB President, It is an honor to […]


Codes of Practices for Dog Breeders

Posted on: November 22nd, 2013

AAPDB members must abide by the enforcable codes of practice which apply in their State or Territory. The following links are provided to help breeders access the appropriate information: Australian Animal Welfare Strategy – Review of Existing Animal Welfare Arrangements for the Companion Animals Working Group http://www.dpi.nsw.gov.au/agriculture/livestock/animal-welfare/codes/breeding-dogs-and-cats ¬†http://www.tams.act.gov.au/live/pets/animalwelfare/animal_welfare_standards_-_codes_of_practice http://www.dpi.vic.gov.au/agriculture/about-agriculture/animal-health-and-welfare/animal-welfare/domestic-animal-businesses http://www.legislation.sa.gov.au/LZ/C/R/Animal%20Welfare%20Regulations%202000.aspx In addition Local Government regulations […]


Issues In Dog Breeding

Posted on: November 22nd, 2013

Breeding Dog Welfare By accepting a clear set of enforceable standards for the husbandry of breeding dogs including issues such as pen size and husbandry systems, frequency of breeding, age of retirement and the management of retired dogs we believe that members of our organisation demonstrate an unparalleled commitment to animal welfare. Purebred vs Crossbred […]


ETHICAL RESPONSIBLE BREEDERS OF HEALTHY FAMILY PETS