Our Trading Standards officers safeguard the health and welfare of farm animals and livestock, protecting and improving livestock and controlling and eradicating disease.
- monitor animal movements by licence
- check animal records are kept up-to-date on farms
- monitor the welfare standards of animals kept on farms
- monitor the welfare standards of animals in transit or exposed for sale in livestock markets.
If you are a trader and need some advice about animal health or movements, please contact us.
tel: 01623 452005
web: More information about animal health and welfare can be found on our Trading Standards pages.
Animal movement licences