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Avian Influenza / Poultry Health & Disease / Middle East / Industry News & Trends
on December 3, 2018

Highly pathogenic H5N8 avian flu returns to Iran

Backyard flock is country’s first confirmed case in nearly two years

Highly pathogenic avian influenza has been confirmed in a backyard poultry flock in Tehran, Iran, according to the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE).

In a backyard holding that included 138 geese, ducks, free-range village chickens that were being raised for non-commercial use, ten of the birds had tested positive…

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