Another Bird Flu Outbreak Found in China

8 September 2016, at 6:00am

CHINA - A new outbreak of H5N6 highly pathogenic avian influenza has been reported in Guizhou province, China.

The farm affected lost all of its over 23,000 birds after 7167 died and another 16,717 were destroyed to prevent the disease from spreading.

The source of the outbreak is unknown, but it is being controlled by movement controls, screening, disinfection and modified stamping out.

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