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Almost 1 in 5 puppies bought online in Yorkshire die in first year

Almost one in five puppies bought online in Yorkshire and the Humber become ill or die within their first year according to new research.

The Government recently announced plans to crack down on puppy farms Credit: RSPCA

The Government recently announced plans to crack down on puppy farms by banning sales by third parties.

The Kennel club supports the proposals but insists buyers must be vigilant and is issuing guidance on how to spot rogue dealers.

Caroline Kisko, Kennel Club