ASF Claims Two More Wild Boar in Russia

RUSSIA - The veterinary authorities have reported the deaths of two more wild boar from African swine fever (ASF) to the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE).
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The Russian veterinary authority sent Follow up Report No. 3 dated 13 October to OIE.

It reports that two more wild pigs have been found dead – this time, on 10 October 2009 in Yashalta in the republic of Kalmykia.

The presence of the ASF virus has been confirmed.

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