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The government has come out with all kinds of new laws for monitoring scrapie. Only 98 people out of nine billion on planet earth have contracted Mad Cow Disease. So why do we all of a sudden need to keep track of every goat in the nation by requiring all these ear tags and government interference????
A website that will give you more information is www.aphis.usda.gov/vs/scrapie.h
If anyone out there did not get the USDA pamphlet on the program, it has a website at
Little bit farm
-- Little bit Farm (email@example.com), April 11, 2002
Oh don't you just love how our most beautiful bureaucracy works?!?!
It makes me feel so good and safe.........
-- Jim-mi (firstname.lastname@example.org), April 11, 2002.
And, to top that off. Only 7 goats in the United States have been known to contract the disease, and that was "induced" not by casual contact.
-- Dennis (email@example.com), April 16, 2002.