1Owners of dogs to be liable for injury to poultry.

(1)The Dogs Act, 1906 (hereinafter referred to as " the principal Act "), shall have effect as if section one thereof (which imposes liabilities on the owner of a dog for injuries done by that dog to cattle) applied to injuries done to poultry as it applies to injuries done to cattle; and accordingly the words " or poultry " shall be inserted in that section after the- word

cattlein both places where that word occurs. (2) For the purposes of this section and of section one of the principal Act, the expression "poultry" shall have the meaning assigned to it by the Poultry Act, 1911.