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Nomads of the Yamal Peninsula began to hang the tags on the deer to prove the safety of their goods in the upcoming slaughter campaign to pass the meat for sale. This condition before fishers this year has put the procurement organization, according to Znak.com.
According to the Deputy chief of Department of ensuring epizootic wellbeing of the veterinary service of Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous district Alexander Sokolov, in the neighborhood already marked 145 thousand individuals. This procedure is free and held with the consent of the owners of the animals simultaneously with vaccination and other treatments of the herd.
Herder-owner of antipayutinsky tundra Gregory Vella told the newspaper that this year marked their animals, not to worry, whether it will accept meat: “”Vets arrived, the corral set. It quickly passed the buck first vaccination doing then tag in his ear with a single click put on. In half a day we managed it. Tag they their gave, I did not buy anything. Tag yourself comfortable, deer do not interfere. We have neighbors, too, their deer tagged, now we know which is which. Convenient.”
Tagging reindeer introduced on the Yamal Peninsula in 2017. It is necessary to prevent the spread of infectious diseases of animals and allows you to quickly identify ways and their sources.
According to the technical regulations of the Customs Union “On safety of meat and meat products,” slaughter is allowed only to the identified productive animals.
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