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Nevis agricultural department issues warning on stray animals

From the NIA

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis – The following is a press release from the Department of Agriculture regarding stray animals:

The Department of Agriculture in the Ministry of Agriculture on Nevis wishes to advise the general public of the following impounded animals.

  • Livestock farmers within the Brownhill, Cherry Gardens, Farms, Upper Stoney Grove and Prospect areas are asked to note that three cows found on private property June 17 have been impounded.
  • Livestock farmers in the Newcastle, Camps, and Barnaby areas are also advised that five goats found on private property June 15 have been impounded.

Owners are asked to contact the department at 469-5521 ex. 6510 as soon as possible. The impounded animals will be held for three business days before the process of selling or slaughtering begins.