Rural development
Animal commodities
Animal health systems
Recent publications


Dr. Gavin Thomson: gavin@tadscientific.co.za
tel/fax: +27 12 346 5474
cell: +27 82 336 6088

Dr. Mary-Lou Penrith: marylouise@sentechsa.com
tel/fax: +27 12 342 1514
cell: +27 83 457 5973


TAD Scientific A consulting company specializing in rural development, animal health and trade in livestock commodities
On this site:

+Livestock and wildlife in rural development

+Management of animal diseases

+Market access and certification for animals and animal commodities

+Functional analysis/auditing of animal health systems

+Training in animal health, livestock delivery systems policy, institutional developement and trade

+Directors (qualifications and biography)

+Recent publications with contributions from TAD Scientific


Recent Publications:

Paton, D.J., Valarchar, J-F, Bergmann, I.,Matlho, O.G., Zakharov, V.M., Palma, E.L. & Thomson, G.R., (2005).
Selection of foot-and-mouth disease vaccine strains - a review. Scientific & Technical Review, Office Inernational des Epizooties,