Animal Health and Welfare staff
Received: 16 October 2019
Please could you provide me with the following information (table template provided below for ease):
1) How many dedicated animal health and welfare staff in your Local Authority (by FTE) in each the following years: 2017, 2018, 2019?
2) How many dedicated on-farm animal health and welfare staff in your authority for these years?
3) How many farm inspections/visits did your Local Authority carry out in each of these years? (If possible, please split between proactive and reactive visits)
4) How many prosecutions for farm animal welfare offences has your Local Authority made in each of these years?
If it does not exceed the time limit, please also provide the following:
5) The amount of resource applied to animal health and welfare in these years.