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British vets are calling on prospective Scottish, Welsh and Northern Irish lawmakers to revise existing bovine TB controls to include the “targeted and humane” culling of badgers. Ahead of national elections on 6 May, the British Veterinary Association (BVA) – supported by branches in each of the countries – has launched three manifestos detailing preferred action for animal health and welfare. Sent to all candidates standing for election in Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales, the manifestos include around 20 policy recommendations each, […]
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