New dangerous dogs laws do not go far enough, say MPs
16 May 2013 Last updated at 10:13 BST
Tougher laws to tackle the threat of dangerous dogs and irresponsible owners do not go far enough, MPs have said.
Plans to make it a criminal offence in England and Wales to allow a dog to be dangerously out of control in a private property have been welcomed by the Commons environment committee.
But it criticised a lack of action to address threatening behaviour at an early stage and reduce risk of attacks.
Angus Crawford reports.