Recently Norway banned the breeding of certain brachycephalic breeds. Currently only two breed have been named in the ban the Cavalier King Charles Spaniels and English Bulldog, however many more breeds including boxers are being discussed. Australia and South africa are also introducing similar legislation. I guess i am curious about everyone's opinion on if these are isolated incidents or an emerging trend with more to come. The article about norway is linked below
In a landmark ruling for dog breeding, a Norwegian court has essentially banned the breeding of two common flat-faced dog breeds due to issues with their propensity for brachycephalic issues. An Oslo District Court ruled that breeding Cavalier King Charles Spaniels and English Bulldogs was a...