Dr Andrews in WELWYN
Previously senior lecturer in: • Farm animal medicine & disease • Veterinary medicine • Animal husbandry • Nutrition • Farm animal welfare • Farm management of cattle, sheep, goats, llamas, etc., to a lesser extent expertise in other species, i.e. pigs & poultry • Toxicity problems: • Environmental & pollution problems affecting farm animals • Quality of milk & meat • Zoonoses (infections transmitted from animals to man) • Health aspects of buildings, equipment, etc., for animals • Accidents & injuries due to animals • ...
Mr Scull in ELLESMERE
Former professional gamekeeper & Head of Gamekeeping & Wildlife Management, British Association for Shooting & Conservation (BASC) • Expertise in legal & illegal traps & trapping • Gamekeeping, game & wildlife management • Poaching of game, deer & fish • Sporting shooting, safety, competence, firearms usage & compliance with best practice • Shooting accidents • Pest & predator control • Hunting with hounds, terriers & coursing dogs • Conflict resolution between public & game shooting activities
Dr Marsden in BIGGAR
Causes of riding & horse-related accidents • All aspects of safety when riding, training or working with horses • Factors affecting horse behaviour, in particular causation of 'misbehaviour', including 'stable-vices' & all riding, handling & performance problems • Adequacy of all aspects of husbandry, housing, stable management, handling, riding techniques, training methods & instruction
Dr Kold in TETBURY
Special expertise in diagnostic & surgical orthopaedics, including diagnostic imaging (radiography, ultrasonography), & prior-to-purchase examination disputes ...
Mr Evans in NORTHLEACH
As a highly experienced equestrian practitioner and consultant I can advise on a wide range of training and behavioural matters and issues relating to the management of horses. For over 30 years I have been a freelance coach and trainer at all levels of equestrianism, principally but not exclusively in eventing, in which I competed to the highest national and international levels. Principal areas of expertise: • Assessment of equine behavioural and training issues, including a full ridden ...
Mrs Field in DERBY
Valuations • Quantum • Negligence & duty of care • Contract & express & implied terms • Criminal prosecution & defence • Accident investigation • Buying & selling • Behaviour, handling, management, welfare • Training, riding, competition • Education & teaching • Will travel anywhere in the UK & beyond
Mr Hallows in MALPAS
Bryan Hallows is an experienced veterinary expert witness • Experience of civil & criminal cases, magistrates' & crown courts, as well as single joint expert reports • Of particular interest are welfare cases (all species), equine clinical appraisals & equine pre-purchase examinations • Experienced as a commercial mediator (veterinary & non-veterinary) • Bryan will discuss potential cases informally ...
Dr Ellis in LLANWRTYD WELLS
Legal problems in general veterinary practice • Professional negligence & insurance claims • Farm animal & equine medical, surgical, health & husbandry problems • Particular interest in parasitology, growth & nutrition in the horse • Animal welfare & negligence • Particular expertise in Riding Establishments Acts • Experienced in pharmaceutical industry with regard to clinical trials • Considerable court experience
Mr Edmondson in SHEPTON MALLET
36 years' experience in veterinary practice • Cardiff University Expert Witness • Excellent communication skills • Ability to explain complex technical issues in layman's terms • Author of textbooks • Regular contributor to veterinary & farming journals • Preliminary reports, SJE, PI & criminal work • Peter will discuss potential cases informally ...
Mr Blowey in GLOUCESTER
40 years in farm animal veterinary practice • Author of range of text books & original research papers on animal health for both farm & vet readership • Welfare of cattle, sheep & pigs • Transport of cattle, sheep & pigs • Mastitis in cattle • Lameness in cattle • Milk quality & milk hygiene • Director of Veterinary Consultancy Services Ltd
Mr Leddington-Hill in NEWMARKET
Farm management • Horticultural economics • Arable farming • Livestock farming • Personal injury • Producer groups • Grants • Subsidies • Renewables • Environmental farming • Organic production • Quantum • Diversification
Mr Lacey in LANGPORT
Agronomy • Single farm payment • Advice on implementation of organic & environmental schemes • Providing appraisals & assessments on the restructuring of estates & farming businesses • Providing business plans for agricultural businesses & operations • Agricultural machinery operation • Dairy parlour operation • Grain storage • Aspects involving the operation & running of agricultural businesses • Fertiliser recommendations
Mr McParland in GORING-BY-SEA
300+ defence instructions • Canine behaviour & training • Dangerous Dogs Act 1991 • Behaviour assessments for seized dogs • Conformation & behaviour for prohibited types (pitbull & Dogo Argentino) • Banned breeds • Dog bites • Police dog handling training & deployment • Validity of police dog tracking evidence • Welfare of dogs • Kennelled dog welfare • Police dog handler (27 years) • Former Instructor Metropolitan Police Dog School (5 years) • Former Head of Met Police Status Dogs Unit • Last 3 years 90% defence ...
Mr Fairfoull in ABINGDON
Professional negligence • Personal injury • Road traffic accidents • Riding & equestrian sports • Stable operation & management • Horse valuation & sales • Health & safety • Horse breeding & bloodstock issues • Equestrian development • Public & planning inquiries • British Horse Society • Trained in the legal aspects of report writing & giving evidence in court
Mr Hall in DUNFERMLINE
Farm business consultant with over 20 years' experience of a wide range of farming systems from livestock to intensive vegetable & potato production • Provided a range of expert witness & insurance reports including: • Review of fencing & farming practice in relation to straying livestock • Review of suitability of livestock handling & broader facilities following injury to farm workers • Appeared in Scottish Land Court as an expert witness in the Morrison Lowe -v- Paterson rent review case
Mr Winnard in BURGESS HILL
Farm management • Livestock farming • Arable farming • Horticulture, especially top & soft fruit, hops & stone fruit • Contract farming • Agriculture • Set-aside • Rent reviews • Diversification • Personal injury • Access disputes • Rural businesses • Equine & liveries • Subsidies & grants
Mr Brigstocke in LEOMINSTER
All aspects of farm livestock production with particular expertise in animal breeding & feeding practices & animal nutrition in general • Production losses linked to feedstuffs • Personal injury claims
Mr Bloor in READING
All matters relating to the production & management of all classes of farm livestock (dairy, beef, sheep, pigs & goats) • Grassland management & forage production • Financial losses relating to disease(s) within farm livestock • Genetic improvement within farm livestock • The growing & production of arable crops (wheat, barley, oats, peas, beans, oilseed rape) • The storage of such crops • Gross margin analysis of agricultural enterprises • Loss of agricultural income resulting from damage, introduction of ...
Dr d'Sa in ALTON
Criminal & civil proceedings for both defence & prosecution cases • Dog behaviour/training & breed identification, including prohibited breeds • Dangerous dogs legislation • Police Dog Legislation Officer (DLO) training • Dog behaviourist for the Metropolitan Police Service Status Dogs Unit • Dog bites • Human fatalities involving dogs • Cat behaviour • Animal behaviour (mammals & birds) • Animal welfare & protection • Animal-related environmental matters • Animal boarding establishments - licensing matters • Animal ...