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Order No. 754 on breeding cervids.

Type of law

This Act applies to the breeding of deer in enclosures (in zoos, animal parks and the like). Fence thereof must first be approved and then notified to the regional food authorities. Red deers and fallow deer may be kept in one deer enclosure only and breeding of deers in stables is not allowed. Marking of cervids must take place prior to end of April in the year it shall turn one year of age. Registration of animals shall be by CKR identification numbers. Reproduction of cervids from Danish origin is not allowed.
Annex 1 - Conditions for enclosure of deers wholly or partially exempt from the provisions of this Order.
Annex 2 - Requirements for fence.
Annex 3 - Requirements for trap house and shooting spots.
Annex 4 - Requirements for transportation of cervids.
Date of text
Entry into force notes
Entry into force on 15 August 2005.
Repealing Order No. 591 of 9 July 1993.
Source language


Legislation Amendment
Original title
Bekendtg relse om opdr t af hjortedyr.
Repealed by