What's New?

If you have any questions, ideas or additions for the Scrapie program up to now or for the coming future please contact the Scrapie program co—ordinator. The Scrapie committee meets annually or upon any specific requests.

Small Ruminant Import Policy, Effective February 1, 2016

Requirements for Small Ruminants Imported From the United States for Breeding, Domestic, or Captive Purposes

April 2012 Scrapie Canada Update:

Support for the CFIA’s Scrapie eradication measures

February 2012 Scrapie Canada Update:

2012 Goat Industry Prevalence Study Survey

October 2011 Scrapie Canada Update:

Some Interesting Points from the 2011 National Standards Review

September 2011 Scrapie Canada Update:

Goat Industry Survey Update from Scrapie Canada

August 2011 Scrapie Canada Update:

Helpful Hints from the Updated VSFCP National Standards & Accredited Veterinary Manual

July 2011 Scrapie Canada Update:

What’s New in TSE RESEARCH?

March 2011 Scrapie Canada Update:

Alberta Enhancing Scrapie Surveillance

February 2011 Scrapie Canada Update:

Canadian Food Inspection Agency Annual Audit- Part 2

January 2011 Scrapie Canada Update:

Canadian Food Inspection Agency Annual Audit- Part 1

Free Scrapie Brain Testing through the Canadian Food Inspection Agency

December 2010 Scrapie Canada Update:

Changes to Import Regulations for Bringing over Female Sheep and Goats from the USA

November 2010 Scrapie Canada Update:

Why there is No Live Test for Scrapie

October 2010 Scrapie Canada Update:

New Subsidies for Producers Enrolled on the Voluntary Scrapie Flock Certification Program

September 2010 Scrapie Canada Update:

A Follow up on Atypical Scrapie

August 2010 Scrapie Canada Update:

Scrapie Canada’s New Project

July 2010 Scrapie Canada Update:

Changes to Import Protocol for Female Sheep and Goats Implemented

June 2010 Scrapie Canada Update:

Canadian importation requirements of female sheep and goats to change

May 2010 Scrapie Canada Update:

From the Flock

March 2010 Scrapie Canada Update:

New Scrapie Funding Approved

February 2010 Scrapie Canada Update:

Scrapie Canada comparing the U.S and Canadian Programs

January 2010 Scrapie Canada Update:

Scrapie Canada Changes to Import Protocol

December 2009 Scrapie Canada Update:

Scrapie Canada 2009 Year in Review

November 2009 Scrapie Canada Update:

Scrapie Canada attends Canadian Sheep Federation 2009 AGM

October 2009 Scrapie Canada Update:

Scrapie Canada Update

September 2009 Scrapie Canada Update:

Scrapie Canada FTF Update

August 2009 Scrapie Canada Update:

Final Report for the Voluntary Scrapie Flock Certification Program- Pilot Project

July 2009 Scrapie Canada Update:

Comments Welcome on New Proposed Import Protocol- Deadline July 20, 2009

June 2009 Scrapie Canada Update:

Atypical Scrapie

May 2009 Scrapie Canada Update:

CFIA Proposed Changes to Import Protocol

April 2009 Scrapie Canada Update:

Important Changes to the Voluntary Scrapie Flock Certification Program

March 2009 Scrapie Canada Update:

Rectal Biopsy Test For Scrapie

February 2009 Scrapie Canada Update:

Comparing the US Scrapie Flock Certification Program to Canada's

January 2009 Scrapie Canada Update:

New Year Update

December 2008 Scrapie Canada Update:

NEW! Online Scrapie Survey for Canadian Sheep and Goat Producers (open until January 16, 2009)

Information on Obtaining an Import Permit (for importing female sheep and goats from the USA)

November 2008 Scrapie Canada Update:

New Information on Importing Female Sheep and Goats from the USA

October 2008 Scrapie Canada Update:

Last Chance to Genotype Test Purebred Sheep

September 2008 Scrapie Canada Update:

Scrapie Canada Review

August 2008 Scrapie Canada Update:

Lab Information for Both Scrapie Programs

Updated National Standards- Voluntary Scrapie Flock Certification Program

July 2008 Scrapie Canada Update:

Importing Female Sheep and Goats from the USA

Program information for producers who currently do not have sheep or goats on their property

June 2008 Scrapie Canada Update:

Frequently Asked Questions

May 2008 Scrapie Canada Update:

Clinical Signs of Scrapie

April 2008 Scrapie Canada Update:

National Genotyping Survey Extended Until December 16, 2008

March 2008 Scrapie Canada Update:

Advancing through the Voluntary Scrapie Flock Certification Program

CFIA Commences Regular Online Scrapie Updates

February 2008 Scrapie Canada Update:

GeneNovaS - Home of the National Scrapie Genotype Database

Updated National Standards- Voluntary Scrapie Flock Certification Program

January 2008 Scrapie Canada Update:

Scrapie Canada 2007 Year in Review

December 2007 Scrapie Canada Update:

Scrapie Canada attends Canadian Sheep Federation Annual General Meeting

November 2007 Scrapie Canada Update:

Scrapie Program Updates

October 2007 Scrapie Canada Update:

Information on National Genotyping Survey

September 2007 Scrapie Canada Update:

Alberta Implements a Provincial Scrapie Surveillance Program

August 2007 Scrapie Canada Update:

A Look at the US Voluntary Scrapie Flock Certification Program

July 2007 Scrapie Canada Update:

Voluntary Scrapie Flock Certification Program’s National Standards

June 2007 Scrapie Canada Update:

Scrapie Canada is Now Toll-Free

May 2007 Scrapie Canada Update:

Up to Date Laboratory Information for Obex (Brain) Testing and Genotype Testing Under the Voluntary Scrapie Flock Certification Program

April 2007 Scrapie Canada Update:

Sheep Can Now Be Imported Into Canada From the United States

March 2007 Scrapie Canada Update:

National Genotyping Survey Extended Until March 31, 2008

January 2007 Scrapie Canada Update:

Scrapie Canada in 2006

November 2006 Scrapie Canada Update:

Genotyping Deadline- Fast Approaching

September 2006 Scrapie Canada Update:

Scrapie Canada Takes a Trip to the East Coast

July 2006 Scrapie Canada Update:

Scrapie Canada Announces Changes to National Genotyping Survey

April 2006 Scrapie Canada Update:

Scrapie Programs from Around the World: Getting the Broader Perspective

March 2006 Scrapie Canada Update:

General Information On Program Progress

January 2006 Scrapie Canada Update:

A Look Back on the Year that Was for Scrapie Canada- Where are we now?

December 2005 Scrapie Canada Update:

New Deadline Information for December 1, 2005

November 2005 Scrapie Canada Update:

Do you know the Difference Between the Genotyping and Certification Projects?

September 2005 Scrapie Canada Update:

Genotyping Project - Project expanded to include ALL purebred sheep

August 2005 Scrapie Canada Update:

Scrapie Project Overviews

Scrapie Project Updates

Tips for using genotype information to breed for scrapie resistance in sheep

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