§ Mr. Harry Greenway
asked the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food what action he is taking to ensure the segregation of mares, geldings and stallions whilst they ale in transit; and if he will make a statement.
§ Mr. Donald Thompson
The Transit of Animals (Road and Rail) Order 1975 requires mares with foals at foot arid stallions to be penned separately whilst in transit. The responsibilty for enforcement rests with local authorities.