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SHEEP. A wether more than a year old. 4 Car. & Payne, 216; 19 Eng. Com. Law Rep. 331, S. C.

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Sheep scab is very easily spread from flock to flock, but it is important to remember that there are lots of other potential sources of infection, such as animal transporters, fence posts and contaminated clothing and equipment.
This is why a widespread and co-ordinated effort from all parties in the sheep industry is essential in wiping out this disease - not just sheep producers, but contractors, hauliers and auctioneers.
As part of our animal health and welfare strategy, the Welsh Assembly Government is holding a series of meetings to raise awareness of the NSA's initiative to eradicate sheep scab.