Dog Theft Awareness Day, 14 March 2020

PRESS RELEASE The Stolen And Missing Pets Alliance’s (SAMPA) Dog Theft Awareness Day is in it’s fourth year, an annual event held on 14th March. Prevention and Advice is top of the agenda while explaining why we need tougher laws to act as a deterrent to protect all our pets. We continue to warn dog …

Stolen dog dumped after being stolen from a car #PetTheftReform

Original post:- Can anybody help? Our dog has been stolen from the car on Rye St in Heywood near to All Souls Primary School. Much loved part of the family we are heart broken. 2 yo Cockapoo. Please share this so we can try and get him home. FOUND:- He was in Norden near the …

Huge support from MPs for Dog Theft Awareness Day

Around 50 MPs supported Dog Theft Awareness Day at Westminster. Organised by the Stolen and Missing Pets Alliance and hosted by Dartford MP, Gareth Johnson, the day highlighted the growing crime of dog theft and the devastating impact on owners. Gareth Johnson opened the day by saying: “Dog theft is a particularly nasty crime which …

Celebrities, Sir Bruce Forsyth, Paul O’Grady, Peter Egan, Paul Ross and Marc Abrahams send messages of support for Dog Theft Awareness Day.

“When my daughters dogs were stolen in May 2006, we were devastated and shocked that anyone could commit such a cruel crime!  After a large publicity campaign and a live appeal on GMTV, the two members of the public who have bought the dogs in good faith came forward and Debbie was, thankfully, reunited with …