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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


120,000 birds killed due to avian flu in Al Biqa, Lebanon

An outbreak of H5N1 highly pathogenic avian influenza has been found in Al Biqa province.


Twenty thousand birds died and over 100,000 more were destroyed on the farm in Sariin Tehta, Bekaa. 23 more words