OIE: Further Newcastle Disease in Israel

ISRAEL - There has been a further six outbreaks of newcastle disease reported to the OIE by Dr Nadav Galon, Director, Veterinary Services and Animal Health, Israel.
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The six new outbreaks were reported to the OIE on the 7/03/12.

The outbreaks occured in MELE'A, Yizreel, HAZAFON, GAN SHEMU'EL, Hadera, HAIFA, GAN HASHOMERON, Hadera, HAIFA, ELQOSH, Acco, HAZAFON and RAM-ON, Yizreel, HAZAFON

Of the 55,592 birds susceptible, there were 3,800 which lead to 1,670 deaths and the slaughter of a further 36,400.

The source of the outbreak is still unknown.

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