Scandalous. I think that should read:Environment Minister John Griffiths said he had instead opted to vaccinate the animals after carefully considering the scientific evidence.
I wonder if their vaccination program will be the same as the one they did around here - overnight, all the badgers in the areas they were working in disappeared...Environment Minister John Griffiths said he had instead opted to vaccinate the animals after carefully considering the townie voters.
How much does it cost to vaccinate a Badger? Answers on the back of a ten pound note please.
There was a scheme in the Hebridies to remove hedgehogs, the cost was rediculous, about £250 per animal I think. The scheme to eliminate Ruddy Ducks is another example of these grand plans.
Watch this space!!
British Veterinary Association president Carl Padgett said it was a "political decision, rather than a scientific one", that would "potentially set back our efforts to tackle this devastating disease by many years".