In some cases dogs are having their ears cropped in the UK illegally, while others are being sent abroad to have the procedure done.
The RSPCA says cropping, which forces dogs ears to grow upwards, File pic. Dobermans UK argues on its website that the animal is bred for.
In the UK the only way to legally own a Doberman with cropped ears and a docked tail is to import the dog from overseas with the tail and ears already cropped.
THE RSPCA has warned that there has been a shocking increase in the number of cases of dogs with cropped ears, a procedure that the UK.
We're urging the public never to buy a dog with cropped ears, Ear cropping is illegal in England and Wales under the Animal Welfare Act but.
Dog ear cropping is a centuries-old practice that is still performed in some places today, most notably throughout the United States. A review of.
Pet owners are being warned about buying dogs with inhumanly cropped ears as research finds the trend of illegal dog ear cropping on the rise in the UK.
The craze for "devil dogs" has spawned a surge in backstreet ear-cropping by DIY vets in the UK.
Ear cropping is illegal in England & Wales under the Animal Welfare Act but, since , the RSPCA has been receiving more reports and tip-offs about dogs .