MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION pursuant to Rule 133 of the Rules of Procedure on stopping the capture of baby elephants for export to France and compliance with the rules concerning the transport of young animals
Authors: Dominique Bilde, Sophie Montel, Marine Le Pen, Florian Philippot, Steeve Briois
Continue reading Motion for a resolution on stopping the capture of baby elephants for export to France and compliance with the rules concerning the transport of young animals
In Hambourg, Germany, a taxi driver was sentenced to a 300€ fine for having refused (without giving an argument) to transport two small dogs (Jack Russel and Beagle) accompanying their owners.
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Social legislation, driving and rest periods, live animal transport, animal transport regulation, animal welfare.
The mandatory application of social legislation governing drivers significantly affects the transport of an
imals by road. With the exception of the (shorter distance) transportation of unweaned calves, lambs, kids, foals and piglets, only multi-manning with three drivers permits a journey compliant with the regulations whilst being close to the maximum permitted journey times. The organiser is responsible for making appropriate arrangements for the journey, whilst the official veterinarian is responsible for checking the suitability of the journey arrangements