Ask a Scots Law Question, Get an Answer ASAP!
Thanks for your question. Please kindly RATE my answer when you are satisfied
The Animals Act 1971 makes the owner of livestock strictly liable for any damage caused by their livestock by trespassing on anothers land. Therefore it is the owner of the livestock's responsibility to ensure there is an adequate stock proof fence in palce to prevent trespass onto adjoining land less the owner be liable for damage the livestock cause.
Is there anything above I can clarify for you?
Does this question relate to Scotland?
Thanks. I am afraid I have no expertise withfor Scotland. There is a specific section for Scotland on this site. May I transfer the question for you?
No problem. It normally takes a little while to transfer. You will receive an email as soon as one of my colleagues replies.
I have just looked at the top of this page and and the category is 'Just Answer UK Scots Law', so you may be being given questions in the wrong category.