First cases of avian flu in poultry in 3 European states
Registering the first cases of highly pathogenic avian influenza in poultry of this winter in the country or a new region are Bulgaria, Portugal and Slovenia.
Christmas and New Year festivities in Europe offered little respite from the relentless spread of the highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) virus. H5N1 continues to be the dominant serotype across the continent.
Over this period, 14 states across the continent officially registered new cases in poultry with the World Organisation…