Registration, Identification and Movements
Whether you are a farmer, smallholder or just a pet keeper you should be aware that there are certain legal obligations that you need to fulfil in order to comply with the law.
Remember that laws surrounding farmed animals have been created not only to protect their health and welfare but also to prevent and control the spread of animal-borne diseases.
Information on registration, identification and controlling livestock movements specific to each of the farmed species can be accessed choosing a link from the left hand side menu or by clicking on the relevant link below:
Please note: The following guidance is meant to be only a reference to the most important areas of legislation surrounding keeping livestock. For full advice please contact Staffordshire County Council’s Animal Health Team on 01785 277875
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