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THE DOG ACT. (TO ThE EDITOR OF TILE HOIIIIA TI?SI. Sn,-In referring to the tax on dogs, I must say it is quite ridiculous, for this part of the country is infested with rabbits, and of co irse the greyhounds are the only dogs that are of any use to the selectors when the pests come on to their land, and if the Act is allowed to pass, no poor man will be able to keep a dog. We have to pay from 30s to £3 for the purchase of a dog of any use, and with: a tax of £1 it will only be those who wear the beaver that will be able to keep them, and the rabbits will soon get more numerous still. 1 would willingly make one to do all in my power to destroy them, and I know others that are out rabbiting by moonlight, and yet the council is hard upon them, and we are to be kept down with no chasce to get on or better ourseives for these notorious animals, and the dog tax. The c3mmunity will let this Bill pass and thenthey will rise in arms against it, but that will beoef no use. If they will take my advice they will speak out at once,and hoping this short letter will find space in your valuable paper. Yours, &c., RABBITHUNTER.