§ Mr. Morgan
To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department what guidelines govern the minimum animal welfare and research ethic standards to be applied to ponies used in research into(a) equine flu, (b) equine herpes and (c) surgery on broken limbs at the Animal Health Trust; and if he will make a statement. 89W
§ Mr. Sackville
[holding answer 8 February 1996]: General guidance on the 1986 Act has been published as "Guidance on the Operation of the Animals (Scientific Procedures) Act 1986" [1990: HC182].