Camelid TB Support & Research Group

Mike Birch                            

Dianne Summers                 

Help and Support for those affected by Bovine TB in Alpacas & Llamas


07711 927526

01209 822422  Mobile 07949 511396

Suggested pen arrangement for testing.

Entrance Gate

Exit Gate

Testing Area. Max 6 ft x 6 ft. (1.8m)

Gate must open into here

Gate must open into here

Release Area

Holding Area

Provide hay and water in several locations

Post and rail pens are inexpensive and simple to construct in more than one location on your farm to keep contact between groups to a minimum.  It is better to test each group in their own paddock rather than bring them to one central location to reduce the risk of cross contamination.

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