TITLE

Killing Fields

AUTHOR(S)
Sullivan, Andrew
PUB. DATE
April 2001
SOURCE
New Republic;04/09/2001-04/16/2001, Vol. 224 Issue 15/16, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Criticizes the British government as inhumane for planning mass slaughters of animals infected with foot-and-mouth disease. Report on how the disease is not fatal in animals; Availability of vaccines; Decision by Prime Minister Tony Blair's government to kill healthy animals as well as infected ones, to create a buffer zone; Concerns of the about cruelty to animals; Information on foot and mouth disease in animals; Resistance from many people to kill animals in Britain.
ACCESSION #
4277260

 

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