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Party Policies on Animals

Democratic Unionist Party

Currently 8 seats

Party Policies

The DUP manifesto asks for:

  • ‘a UK wide charter for animal protection’

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  • Seven of the eight DUP MPs voted for the badger cull; one abstained
  • The DUP MPs have mixed views on hunting with hounds. Three would repeal the Hunting Act (and thereby make hunting legal again); one supports the Act; two would abstain; two have not made their views clear.

Personal Policies: a taster

Nigel Dodds, Belfast North
William McCrea, Antrim South
David Simpson, Upper Bann
Ian Paisley, Antrim North

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