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Nearly 6,000 birds killed due to bird flu in Southern Vietnam

Nearly 6,000 chickens have been killed or culled after four months of no reported cases.


Two bird flu outbreaks among poultry have emerged in Vietnam’s central and southern regions, the animal health department said, warning the disease could spread to more areas. 307 more words


3,000+ birds killed due to bird flu in Dhaka, Bangladesh

Bangladesh discovered two outbreaks of the highly contagious H5N1 bird flu virus in poultry last week, according to reports from the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) and a senior Bangladeshi health ministry official on Monday. 254 more words


Mass death of wild birds due to bird flu around Lake Victoria, Uganda

Since January 02, signs of bird flu were detected in Uganda where fishermen reported “mass death of wild birds” on the shores of Lake Victoria, near Entebbe, which lies near the capital Kampala. 251 more words


All you Need to know about Bird Flu

Also, known as Avian Influenza, Bird flu is one of the most dreaded viral infections in birds. Currently the flu (H5N1) is widely spread in the poultries of Egypt and certain parts of Asia. 404 more words


69,000 birds killed due to avian flu in Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire, Africa

Thousands of birds have died in the latest outbreak of highly pathogenic avian influenza to hit Cote D’Ivoire.


The outbreak, in Abidjan region, killed over 44,000 12-week-old pullets and 36-week-old layers. 43 more words


11,500 chickens killed due to avian flu in Lome, Togo

Togolese authorities have slaughtered 11,500 chickens in response to an outbreak of H5N1 bird flu at two farms in the capital Lome and the town of Adetikope. 76 more words

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29,000 birds killed due to avian flu in Ivory Coast, Africa

Ten new outbreaks of H5N1 strain highly pathogenic avian influenza have been found in Cote D’Ivoire.


The outbreaks were found in markets, farms and backyard premises in Abidjan, Bouake and Agnebilekrou. 59 more words