Publication - Consultation paper

Criminal law - dealing with dangerous dogs: consultation

Published: 5 Feb 2021
Justice Directorate
Part of:
Farming and rural, Law and order

Discussion paper seeking views on steps that might be taken to improve the way in which the criminal law may deal with dog owners where their dogs act in a dangerous way.

Criminal law - dealing with dangerous dogs: consultation
Responding to this Consultation

Responding to this Consultation

We are inviting responses to this consultation by 30 April 2021.

Please respond to this consultation using the Scottish Government's consultation hub, Citizen Space. Access and respond to this consultation online at Criminal Law Dealing with Dangerous Dogs. You can save and return to your responses while the consultation is still open. Please ensure that consultation responses are submitted before the closing date of 30 April 2021.