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JOHNE'S INFORMATION CENTER - University of Wisconsin Ñ School of Veterinary Medicine



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Wednesday, February 10, 2010
Liability for sale of cattle with Johne’s disease.

Different countries and states within the U.S. have differing laws regarding liability for sale of unhealthy animals. Wisconsin law is very specific about this as it pertains to Johne’s disease. The attached summary of a case litigated in Wisconsin illustrates this point.

This link takes you to the relevant Wisconsin Statute:
http://www.legis.state.wi.us/statutes/Stat0095.pdf

Case summary PDF