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Foot-and-mouth advice online

The Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food MAFF - has issued a series of guidelines for the public about the foot-and-mouth-outbreak.

You will need Acrobat Reader on your PC to be able to download and read these large files. You can download the basic version, which is all you will need, for free.

The list is being regularly updated on the MAFF website but the key items have been listed below. They include:

Facts about the disease
How to protect your farm
What happens in the event of confirmed cases
Precautions for organised events
Restrictions and precautions for outdoor activities in infected areas
Advice for people working in the countryside
Implications for dogs in infected areas
Clinical signs, spread and control of foot-and-mouth
Approved disinfectants

There are a number of image files showing signs of disease in

March 7, 2001

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