HC Deb 07 March 1988 vol 129 c77W
Miss Fookes

To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment how many representations he has received on dog licences.

Mr. Chope

Since publication of the Local Government Bill on 26 June 1987, some 1,700 letters have been received from hon. Members and others. In addition, the Department has received some 8,700 printed postcards or letters prepared by organisations concerned with dogs.