Guidance on a range of animal health and welfare requirements.
Our trading standards service is responsible for the enforcement of animal health and welfare legislation.
For farm record keeping, laws govern what information must be kept and for how long.
Farm animal carcases cannot be buried or burnt in the open due to the risk of disease spreading by birds, other scavengers, or groundwater or air pollution.
Advice and guidance on animal health-related topics, including infections and diseases, animal movement, slaughter, feed hygiene, and more.
By law, feed businesses must have a system in place to ensure feed is safe for the animals and the food chain and to be registered or approved by their local authority.
Rabies-susceptible animals entering the UK have to spend six months in quarantine, except for those exempt under the pet travel scheme.