Classical Swine Fever In Albania

by 5m Editor
29 March 2004, at 12:00am

ALBANIA - This is a report via OIE on the Classical Swine Fever outbreak in Albania.

See also: 12 December 2003

(Date of previous outbreak of classical swine fever in Albania reported to the OIE: December 2002).

Extract from the monthly report of Albania for December 2003, received from Dr Zaçe Malaj, Director of Veterinary Directorate, Ministry of Agriculture and Food, Tirana:

Location No. of outbreaks in December 2003
Laç (in the western part of the country) 1
Lezhe (in the western part of the country) 1

Total number of animals in the outbreaks:

species susceptible cases deaths destroyed slaughtered
sui ... 10 ... 10 ...

Note by the OIE Animal Health Information Department: the monthly reports of Albania for January and February 2004 indicate the absence of new outbreaks of classical swine fever during January and February 2004.

Further Information

Information on Classical Swine Fever

Source: Office International des Epizooties - 26th March 2004

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