A Badger-friendly Approach to Tuberculosis
Eurasian badgers are the primary wildlife host species for bovine TB in the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland.
- Infected fecal material is one of the principal routes of transmission.
- Culling, mass vaccination and relocation strategies have been unsuccessful and can be harmful or cruel.
- Probiotics show promise in controlling transmission of the disease and are safe for animals as well as environmentally friendly.
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