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Designation of Livestock for Farming Purposes

made under clause 13(a) of the

Livestock Health Services Act

S.N.S. 2001, c. 8

N.S. Reg. 186/2010 (December 2, 2010)

as amended by N.S. Reg. 23/2013 (January 18, 2013)

I, John MacDonell, Minister of Agriculture, pursuant to clause 13(a) of Chapter 8 of the Acts of 2001, the Livestock Health Services Act, designate the following types of livestock as livestock for farming purposes, for the purpose of the Act and regulations:


                (a)    cattle;


                (b)    sheep;


                (c)    swine;


                (d)    goats;


                (e)    poultry and rabbits kept in captivity for purposes of food production;


                (f)    chinchilla, fox and mink kept in captivity for the purpose of fur production pursuant to a licence issued under the Fur Industry Act;

Clause (f) replaced: N.S. Reg. 23/2013.


                (g)    deer farm animals as defined in clause 2(i) of the Deer Farming and Marketing of Deer Products Regulations, made pursuant to the Wildlife Act;


                (h)    game animals as defined in clause 2(i) of the Game Farming Regulations made pursuant to the Wildlife Act; and


                (i)     alpacas;


                (j)     llamas.

Dated at Halifax, Nova Scotia, December 2, 2010.

Sgd. John MacDonell

Honourable John MacDonell

Minister of Agriculture