LIVESTOCK EXPORT FIRST

Hedley John has completed another livestock export first after recently sending the largest shipment of milking sheep ever to leave New Zealand to a special client in China.  (February 2021)

Dairy Sheep
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High quality milking sheep

Consisting primarily of milking sheep the shipment also included some dairy goats and, in another first,  some ultrafine merino. 

 

pre-export quarantine
Pure East Fresian
Dairy Goats

Premium  stock selected from throughout New Zealand were transported to Canterbury for quarantine in two specialist facilities where they underwent a variety of tests and treatments ensuring they were fit and healthy for export.

Sheep on airplane
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Loaded into specially made crates 1400 sheep and 400 goats were shipped in a modern 747-800 series freighter with Cathay Pacific, every animal arrived safe and well in their new home.

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Destined for breeding and dairy production, the animals new home will be a modern hi-tech newly built farming facility in Inner Mongolia.

If you are interested in importing dairy sheep (or any other livestock)