Albania, Poland, South Africa record new avian flu cases in poultry
As the mid-point of 2021 is reached, the detection of highly pathogenic avian influenza virus in both European poultry and wild birds has declined markedly. Over the past week, only two of the continent’s nations registered new cases in poultry.
From the southeast European state of Albania have come official reports of three new highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) outbreaks in poultry.
According to official reports to the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE), these were detected in the first half of June. Involving a total of 168 poultry in…