§ Lord Swinfen
asked Her Majesty's Government:
How many dogs will be permitted on a legal shoot, involving more than one person, once the Hunting Act 2004 comes into force. [HL239]98WA
§ The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Lord Whitty)
A shooting party may employ as many dogs as it likes, provided they are not used for hunting prohibited under the Hunting Act 2004.