Ordinance On Health Consultancy Contracts For Cattle Herds

Original Language Title: Bekendtgørelse om sundhedsrådgivningsaftaler for kvægbesætninger

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Overview (table of contents)



Chapter 1



Scope and definitions





Chapter 2



The conclusion and termination of agreement





Chapter 3



Basic Agreement





Chapter 4



Opt-in modules





Chapter 5



Criminal and commencement provisions





Annex 1



Agreement on health advice in bovine herds





Annex 2



The audit by the crew officers ' own checks with animal welfare





Annex 3



Advice on animal welfare





Annex 4



Stable school visit content (the base model with the stable school)





Annex 5



Advice regarding health conditions, opt-in module 1





Annex 6



Advice regarding.





Annex 7



Status visit content (opt-in module 2, supplying crews with at least 50 milk cows)



The full text of the Decree on health advisory contracts for cattle herds

Pursuant to section 8 (b), article 11, paragraphs 1, 3 and 4, § 12, paragraphs 3 and 4, article 13, paragraph 2, section 15 and section 38, paragraph 4, of the law on veterinary surgeons without prejudice. lovbekendtgørelse nr. 815 of 14. July 2012, and section 34 (a), paragraphs 1-3, section 47, paragraph 1, section 51, section 61 (1) and section 70, paragraph 3, of the law on the keeping of animals, see. lovbekendtgørelse nr. 814 of 14. July 2012, fixed: Chapter 1 scope and definitions article 1. This notice applies to health advice in cattle herds, see. section 14, paragraphs 1-3, in dyrlægeloven.

§ 2. For the purposes of this order: 1) mandating health advisory agreement: To the person in charge of the crew are required to conclude an agreement on health advice for a bovine herd if size exceeds one or more of the alert thresholds for crew sizes set out in the notice.

2) Voluntary Health Advisory agreement: That the person responsible for the crew to conclude agreement on health advice for a cattle herd, whose size does not exceed one or more of the alert thresholds for crew sizes, set out in the notice.

3) Crew: The or the herds, which is registered to a CHR-number.

4) Crew veterinarian: the veterinarian, with whom the person in charge of the crew have signed an agreement on health advice, see. § 34 a, paragraphs 1 to 3, of the law on the keeping of animals.

5) Substitute: The veterinarian, which, with the agreement of and reporting from crew vet carries out its obligations under the agreement in the event of crew health advisory veterinarian maternity or sick leave or other prolonged absences.

6) Audit: the systematic and documented process whereby crew veterinarian examines the crew officers ' own-checks programme, including the documentation of the implementation, as well as acts of self-monitoring in relation to what is described in the own-checks programme.

7) agricultural consultant: A consultant with science or agricultural vocational training.

8) Shed school: an Association of 5-8 crews in category General advice with basic agreement on health advice.

9) Crew diagnosis: the diagnosis of a disease, which appear regularly in the crew, and which is characterized by the by the veterinarian specifically described symptoms.

10) Regulation: a unique writing instruction, which crew has done for pharmaceutical use in the veterinarian's connection with the individual crew diagnosis, which shall include information on the product name, dose, treatment period, withdrawal period as well as instruction in the use of that preparation.

11) Critical symptom: a symptom, which leads to a veterinarian should be called upon.

12) originator bovine herds: herds of Dairy, which supplies milk for human consumption as well as the cattle by dairy cattle breed that belongs to the crews.

13) risk animals in dairy herds: supplying the following groups of animals: a) fresh dairy cows (all cows that have Calved within 5-19 days), b) calves (born within 5-19 days before the Advisory visit/status the visit) and c) cows before drying off (100-40 days before expected calving).

14) risk animals in non-dairy herds: supplying the following groups of animals: a) cows that have Calved since the last consultative visit and b) calves born since the last Advisory visits.

Chapter 2 Conclusion and termination of agreement section 3. A health advisory agreement to be concluded between the person responsible for the crew and a crew vet.

§ 4. A health advisory agreement may only include one CHR-number.

(2). A health advisory agreement includes all cattle on CHR-number.

(3). Food agency may, on application, grant a derogation in exceptional cases from the requirement referred to in paragraph 2. A derogation may be made subject to specified conditions.

(4). Food agency may revoke a waiver through gross or repeated violation of the terms or the rules about health advice.

§ 5. The person in charge of the crew must conclude an agreement on mandatory health advice, if the number of cattle on CHR-number (on the stable or udegående) at 31 December 2003. December in the preceding year is greater than or equal to one or more of the following thresholds: 1) 100 cows or 2) 200 male and female, which has not yet Calved.

(2). Food agency may request, in exceptional cases, grant derogations from the requirement mandatory health advice in the cases referred to in paragraph 1, no. 2, if there are no cattle on CHR-number for a continuous period of at least 3 months. A derogation may be made subject to specified conditions.

§ 6. The person responsible for the crew may conclude an agreement on voluntary health advice, if the number of cattle on CHR-number is less than the thresholds referred to in article 5, paragraph 1.

§ 7. If the person responsible for the crew included agreement on voluntary health advice, see. section 6, it shall carry out self-monitoring with animal welfare in accordance with the Ministry of Justice Ordinance of own-checks with animal welfare.

§ 8. An agreement on health advice, see. sections 5 and 6, shall be concluded in written form for the purposes of the contract, which is reprinted as annex 1 to the Decree.

(2). Crew veterinarian shall within 8 days after the conclusion of the agreement make reporting about this at www.vetreg.dk.

(3). Crew veterinarian shall retain the agreement reached and the person responsible for the herd shall retain copy thereof. The documents must be kept for the whole period of validity of the agreement and until 1 year after termination of the agreement. Documents must be presented on request immediately and handed over to the supervisory authority.

§ 9. An agreement on health advice may be terminated by either party with a month's notice.

(2). Crew veterinarian shall within 8 days after termination of the agreement make reporting about this at www.vetreg.dk.

§ 10. If an agreement on obligatory health counseling is terminated, the crew responsible conclude new agreement with another veterinarian. The new agreement will apply from the date on which the previous agreement shall come to an end.

§ 11. An agreement on health advice will be repealed automatically, when the crew is reported as discontinued in CHR.

Location of herds in the Advisory categories



§ 12. When the first time concluded agreement on health advice for a crew under this Ordinance, placed the crew in category Extra advice, see. However, section 17.

§ 13. Food Agency decides that a crew will be placed in the category of Sharpened advice if 1) the person responsible for the herd adopts a fine or receive final judgment for infringement of the rules on animal welfare, animal health or the use of medicines for animals, provided that the infringement as regards bovine animals, or 2) crew antibiotics consumption exceeds one or more of the limit values for antibiotic usage, see. § 19.

§ 14. A herd of 12 months has been placed in the category of Sharpened advice, placed in category Extra advice if 1) the person responsible for the herd has not adopted any fine or have received a final judgment for infringement of the rules referred to in section 13 (1). 1 in the past 12 months, and 2) crew antibiotics consumption have not exceeded one or more of the limit values for antibiotic usage, see. section 19, in the past 12 months.

§ 15. A herd of 12 months has been placed in the category of Extra advice, be placed in the category of General advice, if 1) the person responsible for the herd has not adopted any fine or have received a final judgment for infringement of the rules referred to in section 13 (1). 1, and 2) crew's antibiotics consumption have not exceeded one or more of the limit values for antibiotic usage, see. section 19, in the past 12 months.

§ 16. After the termination of an agreement on health advice and subsequent conclusion of a new agreement on health advice continues, the crew in the category in which it was located at the time of the said termination, without prejudice. However, paragraphs 2 and 3.

(2). Conditions under section 13 can cause, but have not yet led to placement in category Sharpened advice, and which have taken place prior to the termination of an agreement on health advice or the conclusion of a new agreement on health advice, leads to placement in category Sharpened advice.


(3). If, for a crew, which has concluded an agreement on voluntary health advice, go more than 12 months from the termination of this agreement for the conclusion of a new agreement on health advice, placed the crew in category Extra advice.

§ 17. When the first time concluded agreement on health advice for a crew, the crew moved to category General advice within 12 months on the basis of the Declaration, see a vet. § 18.

(2). Notwithstanding paragraph 1, entered into agreement on health advice parlour school, see. § § 32-38, when the first agreement on health advice for a crew under this Ordinance.

§ 18. Veterinarian may, at the request of the crew the crew responsible draw up a statement of the basic regulation. section 17, paragraph 1 if the following conditions are met: 1) the crew does not exceed the limit values laid down for antibiotics consumption and mortality, see. sections 19 and 21, 2) the person responsible for crew flying records of use of medicinal products in the crew in accordance with the applicable rules, 3) there is a self-monitoring program for animal welfare for the crew, and 4) the person responsible for the crew's statement that there is no a) pending cases of infringement of conditions relating to animal welfare, animal health or the use of medicines for animals or b) resolved cases thereof who within the last 12 months has led to fine or judgment.

(2). The person in charge of the crew with his signature must confirm the accuracy of the facts referred to in paragraph 1, no. 4. The provisions of paragraph 3. Crew veterinarian shall retain the Declaration and the person responsible for the herd shall retain copy thereof. The records shall be archived for a minimum of 1 year after the date of notification referred to in article 6. paragraph 4, and shall on request immediately could be presented and handed over to the supervisory authority.

(4). Crew veterinarian must make notification of the issuance of the Declaration of www.vetreg.dk, after which the crew can change category.

§ 19. There shall be fixed each year national limit values for antibiotic consumption of cattle, see. (3).

(2). The limit values specified in the ADD (daily dose to an animal according to standard medication database Vetstat) per 100 animals per day.

(3). The limit values are from the 1. January 2011:1) Males and females which have not yet Calved: 1.2 ADD per 100 animals per day.

2) Cows: 2.1 ADD per 100 animals per day.

§ 20. Antibiotic consumption is calculated for the crews, who are covered by the Executive order, see. section 1, on the basis of registrations in Vetstat averaged over 9 months in ADD per 100 animals per day divided into each of the two groups referred to in article 19, paragraph 3.

(2). For males as well as females, which have not yet Calved, antibiotic consumption is calculated as the registered amount of antibiotics in the ADD for the age group, as compared to the number of animals per day in the age group.

(3). For cows are stated as the registered quantity of antibiotics consumption of antibiotics in the ADD for the age group compared to the number of animals per day in the age group.

(4). By an antibiotic consumption over a limit value means a antibiotic consumption calculated as an average over 9 months, which is higher than the limit value, which applies on the date referred to in article 6. section 19, where the 9-month period expires.

§ 21. Laid down national limit values for mortality of calves and cows.

(2). The limit values, see. paragraph 1, shall be as follows: 1) Calves: 20% 2) Cows: 14%.

(3). By mortality over a limit value means a mortality rate calculated as an average over 12 months, which is higher than the limit value applicable in the calendar year in which the 12-month period expires.

Chapter 3 basic agreement section 22. The person in charge of the crew may enter one of the following basic agreements on health advice: 1) agreement on interdisciplinary health advice, see. § § 30-31, or 2) agreement on health advice parlour school, see. § § 32-38.

§ 23. The person in charge of the crew must be present at the Advisory visit.

§ 24. Crew veterinarian advice shall include at least the crew's welfare.

(2). Each Advisory visit must include at least the items listed in the notice in annex 3.

(3). Crew veterinarian shall before each advisory visits to extract the key figures for the crew, which is relevant for the advice.

§ 25. Veterinarian is to carry out audits of crew the crew officers ' own checks of animal welfare.

(2). Crew veterinarian shall, within 1 month after having determined the existence of a self-monitoring program for animal welfare in the crew, prepare a plan for auditing. The date of compilation must be reflected in the plan. Crew veterinarian must revise the audit plan with a maximum 12-month interval. The audit plan must on request immediately could be presented to and handed over to the supervisory authority.

(3). Auditing must annually cover the points contained in annex 2 of the Executive order.

section 26. When crew veterinarian has ascertained that the crew responsible has established a self-monitoring program for animal welfare in the crew, see. Annex 2, nr. 1, crew veterinarian within 8 days report thereon at www.vetreg.dk.

§ 27. Crew veterinarian shall after each Advisory visit to draw up a written inspection report, as a minimum, should include: 1) description of auditing of the points referred to in annex 2 of the basic regulation. However, article 25, paragraph 3, 2) evaluation by the crew officers comply with those parts of the own-checks programme, which is audited by the Advisory visit and 3) description and assessment of the points listed in annex 3.

(2). Crew veterinarian shall, not later than 8 days after the Advisory visit disclose visitors ' report to the crew responsible signed.

(3). Crew veterinarian shall retain copy of the visitation report for at least 2 years. The copy must on request could immediately be presented to and handed over to the supervisory authority.

section 28. The person in charge of the crew must sign the catch document the visit report.

(2). The person responsible for the herd shall retain visitation report for at least 2 years. Report shall, at the request of visitors could immediately be presented to and handed over to the supervisory authority.

section 29. To herds that are the subject of a basic agreement on health advice, crew vet only prescribe or supply prescription medicines to the crew responsible for finishing, as well as for the treatment of a group of males and females, which have not yet Calved, in up to 5 days.

Interdisciplinary health advice



section 30. There can be agreement on interdisciplinary health advice for herds located in categories Sharpened advice, Additional advice and General advice.

section 31. The agreement must include at least 2 annual advisory visits, see. § § 23-29, with simultaneous participation of an agricultural consultant.

Health advice parlour school



section 32. There can be agreement on health advice parlour school for herds located in the category of General advice, see. However, section 17 (2).

section 33. The agreement must include at least 1) an annual advisory visits, see. § § 23-29 and 2) participation in the stable school.

§ 34. Crew responsible, as a participant in a stable school, must have at least an annual barn school visits.

(2). The crew responsible shall annually participate in at least 75 per cent of the stable school visits at the shed the school's other participants.

section 35. A stable school visits must include at least the items listed in annex 4.

§ 36. Stable school participants must designate a Coordinator (facilitator) for all shed school visits for a period of at least one year.

(2). Coordinator must be a veterinarian or an agricultural consultant.

(3). Coordinator shall have completed a course with a content that is at least equivalent to that which is described at the Food Agency's website, www.fvst.dk. Documentation for completed course must on request or handed over to the supervisory authority.

section 37. The crew officer shall cause that 1) is convened to shed school visits, 2) the relevant material is sent to the barn school pre-visit, 3 participants) Coordinator shall draw up a report, see. Annex 4, on the basis of stable school visit, and to 4) report within 8 days after the visit is sent to the barn school participants and crew veterinarian, unless this is the Coordinator.

(2). The crew responsible shall appoint at least one option, see. Annex 4, paragraph (B), to be implemented in the herd before the next barn school visits.

section 38. The crew and crew responsible veterinarian shall keep stable school report for at least 2 years. Stable school report shall upon demand immediately could be presented and handed over to the supervisory authority.

Chapter 4 opt-in modules section 39. Crew vet can make agreement with other veterinarian about the safeguarding of up to 50 per cent of the annual advisory visits, respectively, and the State visit.

(2). Crew veterinarian is responsible for ensuring the required number of advisory visits and status visits carried out.

§ 40. In the case of crew veterinarian maternity or sick leave or other absence with expected duration of at least 6 months can crew veterinarian take appointment with a delegate about the safeguarding of health advisory agreement for up to 24 months.

(2). Crew veterinarian must, before the delegate temporarily takes over the health advisory agreement, make reporting about this on www.vetreg.dk.

§ 41. Veterinarian is to carry out audits of the crew officers ' own checks of animal welfare.


(2). Crew veterinarian shall, within 1 month after having determined the existence of a self-monitoring program for animal welfare in the crew, prepare a plan for auditing. The date of compilation must be reflected in the plan. Crew veterinarian must revise the audit plan with a maximum 12-month interval. The audit plan must on request immediately could be presented to and handed over to the supervisory authority.

(3). Auditing must annually cover the points listed in annex 2.

§ 42. When crew veterinarian has ascertained that the crew responsible has established a self-monitoring program for animal welfare in the crew, see. Annex 2, nr. 1, crew veterinarian within 8 days report thereon at www.vetreg.dk.

section 43. The person in charge of the crew must be present at all advisory visits and status visit.

§ 44. The person in charge of the crew shall be required to keep records of medication use, cases of illness and deaths in the herd.

(2). Records that have been made since the last Advisory visits or status, must be submitted to the vet visit at the next Advisory visits/status visit.

§ 45. The veterinarian must at least each 3. month, see. However, section 54, paragraph 2, prepare a written report, see. § 54 (opt-in module 1) and § 66 (opt-in module 2).

(2). The veterinarian shall, not later than 8 days after the report's drafting supply this in signed condition to the crew in charge.

§ 46. The person in charge of the crew must sign the delivered report. With his signature confirms the crew responsible that would implement measures in accordance with the agreed action plans, as reflected in the report.

§ 47. At the termination of an agreement for health advice, see. § 9, veterinarian on the basis of reports from the crew in the past year prepare a written progress report for the crew.

(2). The report shall include: 1) a comprehensive description of the circumstances that have had impact on the crew's welfare and health status, including disease incidence, housing, feeding and production, as well as 2) evaluation of the efficacy of the implemented treatments and of the total medicines usage as well as other measures in accordance with the action plans.

(3). Crew veterinarian shall no later than the termination of the agreement to hand over the report to the responsible crew signed.

(4). The status report can, however, be omitted if the termination takes place in connection with the shift between veterinary surgeons with the same practice number.

section 48. The person responsible for the crew to store reports, see. section 45 and section 47, for at least 2 years. Reports shall immediately on demand could be presented and handed over to the supervisory authority.

§ 49. Crew veterinarian shall keep a journal with records of every contact with the crew.

(2). The register shall contain: 1) information on prescribed and dispensed drugs, including product name, quantity, dosage and treatment period, as well as to which diseases, medicines to be used, 2) information about the withdrawal periods provided to the crew in charge, 3) results of laboratory tests and other evidence, which forms the basis for advisory work, 4) conclusions on all advisory and status visit, and 5) copy of the reports.

(3). Crew veterinarian shall keep the register for at least 2 years. On request the original journal must immediately be presented to and handed over to the supervisory authority.

§ 50. When another veterinarian, see. § 39, perform advisory or status, must visit this veterinarian at the latest 8 days after the visit to send copy of the conclusions, see. section 49 (2). 4, and other journal entries to crew vet.

Opt-in module 1



§ 51. An agreement on health advice with opt-in module 1, the herd located in the categories of Sharpened advice and Extra advice include at least 12 annual advisory visits, see. However, paragraph 2.

(2). Herd, which consists only of male and/or female animals which have not yet Calved and which are placed in categories Sharpened advice and Extra advice, this agreement must, however, include at least 6 annual advisory visits.

§ 52. An agreement on health advice with opt-in module 1 for herds located in category General advice include at least 9 annual advisory visits, see. However, paragraph 2.

(2). Herd, which consists only of male and/or female animals which have not yet Calved and which are placed in category General advice, this agreement must, however, include at least 4 annual advisory visits.

§ 53. An advisory visit must include at least the items listed in annex 5, paragraph (A).

(2). At least each 3. month to an advisory visit to also include the items listed in annex 5, paragraph (B) and (C).

(3). At least every 6. month to an advisory visit to also include the points listed in annex 3.

§ 54. The report referred to in article 6. section 45 shall include: 1) description of auditing of the points referred to in annex 2 of the basic regulation. However, section 41, paragraph 3, 2) evaluation by the crew officers comply with those parts of the own-checks programme, which is audited since the last report, 3) description and assessment of the points listed in annex 3 of the basic regulation. However, paragraphs 3, 4) summary of the points referred to in annex 5, since the last report, 5) clinical assessment of health status and the development of the crew's health condition since the last report, 6) description of the crew diagnoses, which is expected to be for male as well as female disorder requiring that have not yet Calved, in the period up to the next report, 7) assessment of whether the crew diagnoses for males as well as females which have not yet Calved, as reflected in the latest report, is still current, 8) assessment of actions undertaken in accordance with agreed action plans described in the last report, 9) assessment of drug consumption in the light of the State of health of the crew and the crew diagnoses, as well as the crew officers records since the last report, and 10) agreed plans of action for the period up to the next report, on the basis of nr. 4-9. (2). Herd, which consists only of male and/or female animals which have not yet Calved, in the categories of Sharpened advice and Additional advice, see. section 51, paragraph 2, to the vet at least draw up a report every 4. month. Herd, which consists only of male and/or female animals which have not yet Calved, in category General advice, see. section 52, paragraph 2, to the vet at least draw up a report every 6. month.

(3). The points referred to in paragraph 1, no. 3, must at least be described and evaluated in the report every 6. month.

§ 55. For herds with opt-in module 1, veterinarian no more than prescribe prescription medicines to the crew officer application in the following number of days: 1) for the treatment of male and female, which have not yet Calved, which is likely to be attacked by a disease for which there is a crew diagnosis: 35 days for crews in the categories of Sharpened advice and Extra advice and 42 days for crews in the category of General advice.

2) for treatment of crews, which only consists of male and/or female animals which have not yet Calved, which is likely to be attacked by a disease for which there is a crew diagnosis: 63 days.

3) to after treatment of males and females, which have not yet Calved for a disease for which there is no crew diagnosis, and as veterinarian has begun the processing of on each animal: 5 days.

4) for the treatment of a group of male and/or female animals which have not yet Calved for a disease for which there is no crew diagnosis: 5 days.

5) For after treatment of cows for the disease, which the vet even has begun the processing of on each animal: 5 days.

(2). For the treatments referred to in paragraph 1, no. 1 and 2, the veterinarian must only supply medicinal products to the first 5 days.

Opt-in module 2



section 56. An agreement on health advice with opt-in module 2, for supplying milk herds located in categories Sharpened advice and Extra advice annually include at least the following number of advisory visits and status visit: 1) Herds with fewer than 50 cows: 18 Advisory visits.

2) Crews with a minimum of 50 and a maximum of 250 cows: 18 Advisory visits and 8 status visit.

3) Herds with more than 250 cows: 18 Advisory visits and 34 status visit.

(2). If a crew as referred to in paragraph 1, no. 3, exclusively located in Sharpened advice or Additional advice, because the crew's antibiotics consumption has exceeded one or more of the limit values for antibiotic usage, see. § 19, however, the annual agreement must involve at least 18 Advisory visits and 17 status visit.

(3). The number of cows in the herd is the quantity as per 31. December of the previous year are registered in CHR.

§ 57. An agreement on health advice with opt-in module 2, for dairy herds located in supplying category General advice every year include at least the following number of advisory visits and status visit: 1) Herds with fewer than 50 cows: 12 advisory visits.

2) Crews with a minimum of 50 and a maximum of 250 cows: 12 advisory visits and 6 status visit.

3) Herds with more than 250 cows: 12 advisory visits and 14 status visit.

(2). The number of cows in the herd is the quantity as per 31. December of the previous year are registered in CHR.


§ 58. In section 56 (1) (8). 2 and 3, referred to the Advisory visit to be held so that in the course of 3 months is carried out at least 4 advisory visits.

(2). In section 57 (1) (8). 2 and 3, referred to the Advisory visit to be held so that in the course of 3 months shall be conducted at least 3 Advisory visits.

section 59. An agreement on health advice with opt-in module 2 to be for non-dairy cattle herds located in the categories of Sharpened supplying advice or Additional advice include at least 18 annual advisory visits. For herds located in the category General advice this agreement must include at least 12 annual advisory visits.

section 60. An advisory visit must include at least the items referred to in annex 6, paragraph (A).

(2). At least each 3. month to an advisory visit to also include the items listed in annex 6, paragraph (B) and (C).

(3). At least every 6. month to an advisory visit to also include the points listed in annex 3.

section 61. A status visit must include at least the items referred to in annex 7.

§ 62. To herds that are the subject of a health advisory agreement with opt-in module 2, the veterinarian may prescribe prescription medicines to the crew responsible for: 1) treatment for up to 35 days, see. However, paragraph 2, of the cattle, the crew of which is expected to be attacked by a disease which the vet has already diagnosed in the herd, and for which there is a crew diagnosis, 2) after treatment for up to 5 days of cattle for a disease for which there is no crew diagnosis, and as veterinarian has begun the processing of on each animal, and 3) treatment for up to 5 days of a group of male and/or female animals which have not yet Calved for a disease for which there is no crew diagnosis.

(2). The veterinarian may prescribe prescription medicines to the officer's treatment of crew crew diagnoses for use for up to 9 months, when the following conditions are met: 1) It has notified the crew competent veterinarian and crew information centre for agriculture, cattle, to the use of medicinal products is desired registered in Animal registration.

2) Crew veterinarian has reported to www.vetreg.dk that the crew responsible make electronic reporting on the use of medicines for Dyreregistering.

3) Crew to report to Animal veterinarian registration of medicinal products prescribed and supplied within 2 days.

(3). For the treatments referred to in paragraph 1, no. 1 and paragraph 2 may veterinarian only supply medicinal products to the first 5 days.

section 63. Crew veterinarian or other veterinarian, see. section 39, may make the diagnosis of a disease in the herd the crew when the following conditions are fulfilled: 1) documented the disease is regularly occurring in the herd and 2) disease is characterized by more specifically described symptoms.

(2). The veterinarian shall for each crew diagnosis describe the objectives and action plan with a view to reducing the incidence of the disease in the herd.

section 64. The veterinarian shall for each crew diagnosis provide detailed written instruction to the person responsible for the crew. The instruction must include at least the following: 1) description of the studies, as the crew responsible must carry out, 2) description of the symptoms, as the crew responsible must be found in order to confirm the presence of the crew the diagnosis, 3) any critical symptoms, which must lead to the veterinarian on call, 4) Regulation regulation. § 2, nr. 10, and 5) any requirement for removal of the milk sample, see. § 65, before treatment is initiated.

(2). Crew veterinarian shall retain copy of the provided instruction in the register referred to in article 6. § 49.

section 65. When the vet in a rule on mastitis prescribes treatment with other antibiotics than simple Penicillins, the crew responsible or veterinarian take milk sample to bacteriological examination and resistance study before treatment begins. The milk sample must be analyzed by the veterinarian or by a laboratory with an accredited study.

(2). If the result of the analysis implies that reading must be corrected, the veterinarian shall immediately give notice to the person responsible for the crew.

§ 66. The report referred to in article 6. section 45 shall include: 1) description of auditing of the points mentioned in annex 2 of the basic regulation. However, section 41, paragraph 3, 2) evaluation by the crew officers comply with those parts of the own-checks programme, which is audited since the last report, 3) description and assessment of the points listed in annex 3 of the basic regulation. However, paragraph 2, 4) summary of the content referred to in annex 6 and annex 7, since the last report, 5) clinical assessment of health status and the development of the crew's health condition in the past 3 months, 6) description of the crew diagnoses, which is expected to be demanding in the coming 3 months treatment, 7) assessment of whether the crew diagnoses, as shown by the latest report remain current, 8) assessment of actions undertaken in accordance with agreed action plans described in the last report, 9) assessment of drug consumption in the light of the State of health of the crew and the crew diagnoses, as well as the crew officers records since the last report, and 10) agreed action plans for the next 3 months, on the basis of the items 4-9.

(2). The points referred to in paragraph 1, no. 3, must at least be described and evaluated in the report every 6. month.

section 67. The person responsible for the crew shall comply with the instructions, see. § 64, paragraph 1, which the vet has dispensed for use for treatment of diseases for which there is made a crew diagnosis.

Chapter 5 Penal-and effective provisions § 68. With fine punished anyone who contravenes section 4, paragraphs 1 and 2, section 5, paragraph 1, sections 7 and 8, article 9, paragraph 2, article 10, § 18, § § 23-29, section 31, §§ 33-39, article 40, paragraph 2, § § 41-46, § 47, paragraphs 1-3 and §§ 48-67.

(2). In the same way penalized the who violates a terms laid down under section 4 (3) or section 5, paragraph 2.

(3). The penalty can rise to imprisonment for up to 2 years, if it knows the action or failure occurred violations are committed with intent or gross negligence, and there in the infringement is 1) caused damage to human or animal health or caused danger for doing so, or 2) achieved or intentional gained an economic advantage for the person himself or others, including savings.

(4). That can be imposed on companies, etc. (legal persons) criminal liability according to the rules laid down in the Penal Code Chapter 5.

section 69. The notice shall enter into force on the 1. June 2013.

(2). At the same time repealed Executive Order No. 786 of 25. June 2010 about health advisory contracts for cattle herds.

DVFA, the 29. may 2013 Per s. Habib/Heidi Tange



Annex 1 agreement on health advice in cattle herds (must be filled in block letters)



 

 



 

 

 







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The crew consists of





 

 





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Interdisciplinary health advice



 





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Health advice parlour school



 





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Opt-in module 1



 





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Only males and/or females, which have not yet Calved on the above CHR-nr.



 





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Opt-in module 2 (prescription period 35 days)



 





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Opt-in module 2, drug use detected in Animal registration (prescription period of 9 months)



 



 

 

 

 



 

 

 



 

 

 





The undersigned has the........... ... ... contracted the health advice in accordance with Ordinance on health consultancy contracts for cattle herds.





 



 







Crew responsible:









Crew veterinarian:







 

 





Name:





Name:





 

 





Address:





Address:





 

 



 

 





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Annex 2-Audit by the crew officers ' own checks with animal welfare audits of the crew Crew veterinarian officer self-monitoring with animal welfare shall include the following conditions:





 





1. If there is a self-monitoring program for the crew.





 





2. Of own-checks programme is wide for the crew.





 





3. If the person responsible for the herd follows its self-monitoring program, including whether there is documentation for self-monitoring lens implementation.













Annex 3 advice on animal welfare 1. Review of relevant data for the crew, including medication use, carcass finds and mortality.





 





2. Results of audit by the crew officers ' own checks of animal welfare in accordance with the audit plan.





 





3. Examination of the crew's current welfare State in all stables section, including the welfare state of the evt. udegående cattle.





 





4. assessment of potential deficiencies of importance for the welfare of animals in the herd, including feeding, climate, housing and manufacturing. The advice must be targeted to the specific conditions of the crew in order to focus on areas of particular need or potential for improvement in animal welfare.













Annex 4 Barn school visit content (the base model with the stable school) a. Barn school visit must include:





 





1. Review and assessment of the crew's welfare in all stables section, including the welfare state of the evt. udegående cattle.





 





2. Review and assessment of the conditions, which are important for the crew's welfare.





 





3. Review of policy options that have been launched since last stable school visits.





 



 



 





B. overall assessment in the light of subparagraph (A) with a view to the identification of possible areas of action for the improvement of animal welfare:





 





1. Each participant must describe a solution model for each of the identified areas of action.





 





2. The person in charge of the crew must select at least one option, as the crew responsible undertake to implement in the herd.





 



 



 





C. Coordinator completes the stable school visit with preparation of stable school report.













Annex 5 Advice relating to health conditions, opt-in module 1 a. review of crew and records should include:





 





1. Review of the crew officers records since the last Advisory visits, see. paragraph 44.





 





2. Review of veterinarian records in the log since the last Advisory visits, see. paragraph 49.





 





3. Clinical examination of the animals ' current state of health. All barn section, for which prescribed drugs, must be reviewed by each advisory visits.





 





4. assessment of potential deficiencies which may affect the health of animals, including matters relating to feeding, climate, housing and manufacturing.





 



 



 





B. review and appraisal of the advice of relevant data for the State of health of the crew shall include:





 





1. Mortality and medicine consumption.





 





2. Production data.





 





3. Results from studies of infectious diseases and zoonoses.





 





4. comments from the post-mortem inspection.





 





5. any other relevant records, which are necessary for advice.





 



 



 





C. identification of crew troubles of health significance:





 





In the light of subparagraph (A) and (B) operates a comprehensive assessment with a view to the identification of crew problems of health significance. It is assessed whether there is a need for further information, including autopsies, laboratory tests and additional registrations.













Annex 6


Advice regarding. health conditions, opt-in module 2 a. review of crew and records should include:









For supplying milk bovine herds:







 





1. Clinical study of all risk animals, see. § 2, nr. 13:







a. fresh dairy cows,







b. calves and







c. cows before drying off (the examination must take place before the cow goldes).





 





For fresh dairy cows and cows before drying off the clinical examination must include at least:





 





-general assessment of cow's general condition

-udder







-sheath and should with fresh dairy cows







-assessment of body condition







-CMT-test from lactating cows. CMT-test can be carried out by the crew in charge before the Advisory visit where the crew responsible informs the vet on the outcome of the test by consulting the visit.





 





For calves must dyrlægens clinical study at least include a general assessment of the calf and palpation of the umbilical region general condition.





 





2. assessment of the cattle, which are treated by the crew in charge since last visit, as well as advisory visits/status assessment of treatment efficacy.





 





3. Review of all stable section, which prescribed medicines.





 





4. assessment by the crew officers records made since the last consultative visit/status visit.





 







For non-dairy cattle herds originator:







 





1. Clinical study of all risk animals, see. § 2, nr. 14:







a. fresh dairy cows and







b. calves.





 





For fresh dairy cows to the clinical examination shall comprise at least an assessment of cow's general condition and body condition. For calves must dyrlægens clinical study at least include a general assessment of the calf and palpation of the umbilical region general condition.





 





2. assessment of the cattle, which are processed by the responsible crew since the last Advisory visits, as well as assessment of treatment efficacy.





 





3. Review of all stable section, which prescribed medicines.





 





4. assessment by the crew officers records made since the last Advisory visits.





 



 



 





B. review and appraisal of the advice of relevant data for the State of health of the crew shall include:





 





1. Mortality and medicine consumption.





 





2. Production data.





 





3. Results from studies of infectious diseases and zoonoses.





 





4. comments from the post-mortem inspection.





 





5. any other relevant records, which are necessary for advice.





 



 





C. identification of crew troubles of health significance:





 





In the light of subparagraph (A) and (B) operates a comprehensive assessment with a view to the identification of crew problems of health significance. It is assessed whether there is a need for further information, including autopsies, laboratory tests and additional registrations.













Annex 7 Status visit content (opt-in module 2, milk supplying crews with at least 50 cows) review of the crew shall include:





 





1. Clinical study of all risk animals, see. § 2, nr. 13:







a. fresh dairy cows,







b. calves and







c. cows before drying off (the examination must take place before the cow goldes).





 





For fresh dairy cows and cows before drying off the clinical examination must include at least:





 





-general assessment of cow's general condition

-udder







-sheath and should with fresh dairy cows







-assessment of body condition







-CMT-test from lactating cows. CMT-test can be carried out by the crew in charge before the visit, if the status crew responsible informs the vet on the outcome of the test status of the visit.





 





For calves must dyrlægens clinical study at least include a general assessment of the calf and palpation of the umbilical region general condition.





 





2. assessment of the cattle, which are treated by the crew in charge since last visit, as well as advisory visits/status assessment of treatment efficacy.





 





3. Review of all stable section, which prescribed medicines.





 

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