Electric collars are used to train animals with behavioural problems - but campaigners argue that they are cruel, and have questioned their effectiveness as training aids. Ms Cunningham Dog Bed said she had made the decision after listening to the concerns that had been raised - particularly over the ready availability on the internet of cheap devices which can be bought by anyone and used to deliver painful electric shocks. She added: "I have decided to take steps to effectively and promptly ban their use in Scotland. "Causing pain to dogs by inappropriate training methods is clearly completely unacceptable and I want there to be no doubt that painful or unpleasant training for dogs will not be tolerated". Image caption The collars allow dog owners to deliver an electric shock to Ms Cunningham said she would work with the authorities to ensure that "anyone found causing pain to dogs through the use of collars or other devices can be prosecuted as they deserve". She confirmed: "I will therefore be issuing strong ministerial guidance on the use of all painful training devices for courts to take into consideration in any cases brought before them regarding unnecessary suffering through the use of these devices." Initial draft guidance has already been published , with the ban to be introduced through guidance issued under the Animal Health and Welfare (Scotland) Act 2006 in the coming months. Draft guidance states that: "Causing unnecessary suffering is an offence under the Animal Health and Welfare (Scotland) Act 2006. This includes suffering caused by inappropriate training methods." Once the guidance has been finalised, the courts will be able to take it into account when establishing liability in a prosecution. The government said in November that it would tighten the restrictions around the use of electronic dog training collars, but their use would still have been possible under supervision.
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