Newcastle Disease Reported in Bulgaria

BULGARIA - The veterinary authorities sent an 'immediate notification' to the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) regarding an outbreak of Newcastle disease.
calendar icon 24 November 2008
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The Bulgarian authorities sent the report dated 21 November to OIE, informing them of a single outbreak of Newcastle disease in a small flock of 48 laying birds at Kazacite, Djebel in the province of Kardzhali in the south of the country.

The outbreak started on 12 November: 28 of the hens died and the remainder of the flock was destroyed.

Previously, there had been no outbreaks of Newcastle disease in the country since March 2008.

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