Three Newcastle Disease Outbreaks in Hazafon

by 5m Editor
25 April 2012, at 7:00am

ISRAEL - The Israeli veterinary authorities have reported three outbreaks of Newcastle disease in Hazafon.

The World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) received Follow-up Report No. 15 yesterday, 24 April. The affected population consists of broilers and table egg layers.

Out of 64000 susceptible birds, approximately 7500 cases were identified. 2500 deaths were reported, and 47500 were destroyed.

The cause of the outbreaks remains inconclusive and the epidemiological investigation is ongoing.

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