§ 96. Mr. P. Wells
asked the Minister of Agriculture how many cattle were examined in the county of Kent under the Tuberculosis Order, 1938, for the 12 months ended 31st August, 1953; and with what result.
§ Sir T. Dugdale
Veterinary inspections of about 50,000 cattle indairy herds in Kent were made during the twelve months ended 31st August, 1953. Seven animals were found to be affected with tuberculosis within the meaning of the Tuberculosis Order, 1938, and were slaughtered.