By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The Barcelona Zoo is reporting four of their lions have contracted SARS-CoV-2, the second known case in which big cats have contracted the virus. Three females named Zala, Nima...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Following the alerts notified by the Dutch health authorities last April, specific surveillance systems were put in place and biosecurity measures were reinforced in all mink...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 On Tuesday, the French Ministry of Agriculture confirmed that highly pathogenic H5N8 bird flu had been found on a duck farm in the town of Benesse-Maremne in Landes Department. The...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Officials in Hiroshima Prefecture are reporting a H5 strain of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) on a farm in Mihara City. This is the 17th case in domestic poultry in...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 In a follow-up on the Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) situation in South Carolina, Clemson Livestock Poultry Health has reported an additional EEE case in a Aiken County horse. The...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The Ireland Health Protection Surveillance Centre (HPSC) is warning the public and poultry owners of avian influenza after at least three cases have been reported in wild birds...

By NewsDesk   @bactiman63 Avian influenza is spreading rapidly across Europe, and the risk is high of spread to previously unaffected countries, according to the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA). EFSA...

By NewsDesk   @bactiman63 The State Food and Veterinary Service (SFVS) in Lithuania has notified the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) of their first cases of SARS-CoV-2 in mink on a farm in...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 China’s Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs announced Friday (computer translated) of an outbreak of H5N8 subtype highly pathogenic avian influenza in wild swans...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The UK Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (DEFRA) reported today on a H5N8 avian influenza strain in rearing turkeys at a premises near Northallerton, Hambleton,...