§ 52. Sir H. BRITTAIN
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer what was the amount brought in last year by the licences on dogs throughout the country; and what is the comparison in the number of dogs licensed to-day with that of five years ago?
§ Mr. CHURCHILL
With my hon. Friend's permission, I will circulate the figures in the OFFICIAL REPORT.
§ Following are the figures:
§ The receipts from dog licence duty during the year ended 31st March, 1926, were:
|England and Wales||…||…||999,295|
§ The number of dog licences issued were:
|Year ended.||England and Wales.||Scotland||Total.|
|31st March, 1921||1,764,526||123,614||1,888,140|
|31st March, 1926||2,664,788||157,460||2,822,248|