Foot and Mouth Disease

The Threat: Foot-and-Mouth Disease Since early March 2001, Great Britain, France and the Netherlands have lost more than a million animals due to a foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) outbreak. The eradication effort is far from finished, and the number of affected animals...

Product Update: Heavier Gauge Cannulas (Needles)

Notice to our Valued Customers, Field feedback has revealed RDD device cannula (needles) bending upon impact of thick-skinned animals. As we continue to enhance our product, we have corrected this phenomenon by utilizing heavier gauge cannulas. The outside diameter of...

Legislation on Canadian Firearm Importation Regulations

The following paragraphs will provide you with the information regarding the importation of tranquilizing projectors and why it is legal based upon the Criminal Code and the Firearms act, which regulates Canadian Firearms. Subsection 84(3) of the Criminal Code sets...

Field Dispensing of Drugs

The drugs used for animal immobilization may be dispensed in one of two ways. The choice of drugs and prevailing circumstances will be the deciding factors. The first method consists of loading the darts after the target animal has been located and observed. The...

Product Update: Polycarbonate Darts

Pneu-Dart has fortified its plastic dart body by transitioning over to clear polycarbonate resin. Equipped with a color coded polypropylene type “C” or type “P” tail, the new PolyCarb dart is ballistically equal and structurally superior. (Poly dart only available in...