Scotland: A summit to discuss ways to better protect the public from dangerous dogs

The event was hosted in Edinburgh by Justice Secretary Kenny MacAskill and brought together organisations including Police Scotland, the Dogs Trust, Guide Dogs Scotland, the Kennel Club, local authorities and the Scottish SPCA

It aims to discuss how responsible ownership can help to solve the "dangerous dog" issue and to decrease dog attacks. Identification and Registration has been recognised as an effective measure for this purpose.

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