• Animal Births Control (Dogs) Rules, 2001 - Requires that all dog Breeders to be registered with AWBI (Animal Welfare Board of India) - Combined reading of the provisions of the Act, Rules, precedents and the facts emerging from the record - The owner/club, hosting the dog show, is not required under any provisions either of the Act, Rules of 2001 or the Birth Control Rules to get himself/itself registered with the AWBI and hence, the AWBI has no jurisdiction or right to interrupt, disrupt or cause obstacle in the hosting of dog shows by the petitioners/clubs - Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act, 1960 (59 of 1960). (182) PLR