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Bovine TB
Badgers and bovine TB
  1. Lewis H. Thomas
  1. Veterinary Association of Wildlife Management, Smiths Cottage, Chieveley, Newbury, Berkshire RG20 8UA
  1. email: drlewis.thomas{at}

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Tom Langton (VR, 8 June 2019, vol 184, p 715) rightly takes issue with the modelled data from the Randomised Badger Culling Trial (RBCT). However, he should have looked further back before declaring that the badger cull policy is not evidence based.

The several trials at Thornbury, Steeple Leaze, Hartland Point and the …

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