Learn more on various aspects of sustainable livestock farming from the useful links below.
|National||Animal Diseases Act (Act 35 of 1984)||This Act provides for the control of animal diseases and parasites, for measures to promote animal health and matters connected therewith|
|National||Animals Protection Act (1962)||This Act seeks to consolidate and amend the laws relating to the prevention of cruelty to animals|
|National||Animal Improvement Act, 1998 (Act No. 62 of 1998)||This Act regulates the breeding, identification and utilisation of genetically superior animals in order to improve the production and performance of animals in the interest of the Republic|
|National||Animal Health Act (Act No. 7 of 2002)||The AHA provides for measures to promote animal health and to control animal diseases; to assign executive authority with regard to certain provisions of the Act to provinces; to regulate the importation and exportation of animals and things; and to establish animal health schemes|
|This Bill amends the Animals Protection Act of 1962, so as to insert a definition for "cosmetic"; to provide for a anew offence related to the testing of a cosmetic, or part of or ingredient of a cosmetic, on an animal; to provide for matters connected therewith|