HC Deb 26 June 1919 vol 117 cc367-8W
Colonel WESTON

asked the Undersecretary of State to the Air Ministry, in view of the official report that sixty-four dogs had been illegally imported, what precautions are taken to guard against dogs kept in an aerodrome being infected with rabies in the event of a dog being imported?

Major-General SEELY

The irregular importation of dogs is strictly forbidden, and under existing Orders should be impossible. I am sending my hon. and gallant Friend a copy of the Order.

Colonel WESTON

asked the Parliamentary Secretary to the Board of Agriculture, in view of the official report that at one aerodrome there had been sixty-four dogs illegally imported, whether he has received any proof of a case of illegal landing by means of aeroplane?


The Board of Agriculture have received no official report of the illegal landing in this country of any dog by aeroplane.