Further Avian Flu Outbreaks Reported in Mexico

26 April 2016, at 12:00am

MEXICO - Six more outbreaks of highly pathogenic avian influenza have been reported in Mexico.

The H7N3 outbreaks affected Veracruz, Puebla, Oaxaca and Jalisco regions. Two outbreaks affected backyard poultry, and the rest affected farmed broilers, layers and breeders.

The affected premises had a susceptible population of over 170,000 birds, and depopulation is on-going.

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