is here to give alpaca breeders in the UK a chance to voice their ideas on what is happening. The new website has taken over from Merinosheep.
Monday, 9 July, 2001, 15:34 GMT 16:34 UK
Cull reprieve for rare breedsBreeders of rare pigs and small camelids - animals such as alpacas and llamas - could ask for exemption from culls in "contiguous" areas next to foot-and-mouth outbreaks if their stock is healthy.
(DEFRA instructions for owners)
July 4th Important letter from Stephen Smith QC Lessons to be learned from the "Grunty" case Upton v. Defra
FOOT AND MOUTH DISEASE IN CAMELIDS
We hope that the letter to Mr Scudamore and the Camelid Briefing Note from Burges Salmon will be helpful to all Camelid owners. (Note: both open in new windows so check the toolbar if nothing seems to have happened when you click the links )
Readers of the BAS Alpaca magazine may have seen Bob's article and the astonishing personal attack printed at the end of it. Bob felt he needed to respond to readers individually by letter. Warmwell.com is pleased to be able to publicise his right to reply to a personal and unwarranted attack.
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