Scotland’s own Alyn Smith MEP has joined his European colleagues in taking a stand against trophy hunting.Read more
As part of his ongoing campaign to combat puppy smuggling, MEP Alyn Smith has voted in favour of identification systems for cats and dogs that will be compatible throughout the entire European Union. The Resolution on compatible systems for the registration of pet animals across Member States seeks to combat pet smuggling throughout the EU.Read more
Alyn Smith MEP launches 'Puppy Checklist' and backs 'A dog is for life, not just for Christmas' campaign
Honorary Vice-President of the Scottish SPCA Alyn Smith MEP has stepped up against puppy smuggling and launched a ‘puppy checklist’ for prospective pet-owners this Christmas.Read more
A much-loved therapy raccoon has found an unlikely saviour in SNP MEP Alyn Smith, who has vowed to vote against the proposed ‘Invasive Alien Species’ regulation in the European Parliament.
Animal lovers and agriculture stakeholders today gained a victory in the European Parliament as MEPs voted to end indirect subsidies for bullfighting.Read more
SNP Member of the European Parliament and member of the Agriculture Committee, Alyn Smith, has today welcomed the passage of a European Parliament report which seeks a comprehensive ban on the marketing of food from clones and their descendants, and includes a demand to implement a system to guarantee the traceability of these products.Read more
The European Parliament is this week expected to strengthen the rules on the trade in seal products, to the delight of animal lovers across Europe.Read more