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BVA Congress
Going different ways? Devolution and its impact on animal health


Responsibility for animal health policy is devolved in the UK and, as recent events have demonstrated, the four administrations are increasingly taking different approaches. In a contentious issues debate at the BVA Congress in Cardiff, delegates had a unique opportunity to question the four Chief Veterinary Officers on their approaches to issues such as responsibility and cost sharing, budgets, bovine TB, and their own particular roles.

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