Second Case is Confirmed, protection and surveillance zones updated

by 5m Editor
7 August 2007, at 11:45am

UK - Chief Veterinary Officer, Debby Reynolds has this morning announced that laboratory results have confirmed a positive result for Foot and Mouth Disease at the site in Surrey where slaughter on suspicion began on Monday evening, 6 August.

Reynolds said "This is the second infected premises. An announcement will follow later today confirming arrangements for the protection and surveillance zones."

These have subsequently been issued as follows:

Click for PDF version of announcement and zones

5m Editor