By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Routine testing by the Minnesota Board of Animal Health found H5 low pathogenic avian influenza (LPAI) in a commercial turkey flock in Kandiyohi County, which has been confirmed...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Agriculture officials have confirmed that test results have identified evidence of Avian influenza H5N1 in samples from a turkey flock in County Monaghan. As a result,...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Two spotted hyenas at the Denver Zoo have tested positive for SARS-CoV-2 (the virus that causes COVID-19), according to the United States Department of Agriculture’s...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 In Lincoln, Nebraska, officials with the Lincoln Children’s Zoo published the following on their Facebook page Friday: It is with deep sadness that we inform our community...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63  The Saint Louis Zoo reported Thursday that eight big cats have recently tested positive for SARS-CoV-2– two African lions, two snow leopards, two jaguars, an Amur tiger,...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The Japan Ministry of Agriculture, Forests, and Fisheries reported today the first avian influenza, or bird flu outbreak of the 2021 winter season. The outbreak of highly pathogenic...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Health officials in Jefferson County, Colorado report a cat has tested positive for the plague bacteria in Evergreen, near Bergen Mountain Road and Stagecoach Boulevard and close...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 More than 80% percent of the white-tailed deer sampled in different parts of Iowa between December 2020 and January 2021 tested positive for SARS-CoV-2. The percentage of SARS-CoV-2...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 A new study in the Veterinary Record reveals that pets can be infected with the alpha variant of SARS-CoV-2, which was first detected in southeast England and is commonly...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The France Ministry of Agriculture published the following today (computer translated): Julien Denormandie, Minister of Agriculture and Food, placed the entire metropolitan area...