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Aujeszky's Disease Found on Three More Farms

by 5m Editor
27 September 2010, at 12:09am

FRANCE - Three more farms have been found with pigs seropostive for Aujeszky's disease, all in the same area as the previous cases.

The veterinary authority sent Follow Up Report No. 2. dated 27 September 2010 to the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE).

The report describes seropositive animals found between 19 and 22 september, and all in the Pyrenees-Atlantic region, like the previous outbreaks. All were finishing farms with links to the breeding unit with the original infection. Of the ten animals tested, nine were seropositive for the disease.

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5m Editor