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Further Bird Flu Outbreak Found in Cameroon

27 September 2016

CAMEROON - An outbreak of highly pathogenic avian influenza has been discovered in the Ouest region of Cameroon.

The outbreak took place on a farm with over 30,000 birds. The farm held a population of breeders aged 15, 26, 29 and 51 weeks old and some commercial layers at one week old. Nearly 3000 birds died and 31,772 were destroyed as a result of the outbreaks.

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