If your dog is not treated it can defecate on pasture, and pass on thousands of eggs to sheep or lambs. It is the farmer’s livelihood, & so if you can prove you are dosing appropriately, he is more likely to allow you access to his land.

If you need to understand more about the problem, check out The Issue which covers: What is Sheep Measles, How do Dogs get Infected in the First Place, and How do Sheep & Goats get Infected

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Rules for hunting with dogs in the country:

  1. If going on private land, always ask permission from the Farmer.
  2. Dose all dogs with a Praziquantel drug at least 48 hours or within one month prior to going.
  3. Carry some evidence of treatment such as a treatment certificate or receipt from vet. Any decision to allow entry to a dog rests with the Farmer.
  4. Carry enough bags to pick up and remove dog faeces should your dog defecate.

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