On 17th July 2019, World Dog Alliance (WDA) and Giles Watling MP held its second Parliamentary event to support the amendment in Animal Welfare Bill to ban dog meat consumption. 37 Parliamentarians attended the event.
Then Animal Welfare Minister David Rutley attended the event. He conveyed a message that the Government will look into the possibilities of legislating against dog meat consumption.
The event was also endorsed by celebrities such as Anthea Turner, who gave a speech at the event.