- news, features, articles and disease information for the beef industry


Anthrax Outbreak Reported in Lesotho

23 December 2014

LESOTHO - Two new outbreaks of anthrax have been reported in cattle.

The outbreaks effected cattle in Mekaling, Phatlalla, Mohale's and Thaba-Bosiu, Hamohasoa, Maseru.

In total, 22 cows were effected, leading to 22 deaths.

The source of the outbreak in unknown but outbreaks are known to occur after heavy sporadic rain.

TheCattleSite News Desk

Our Sponsors


Seasonal Picks

Animal Welfare in EPS - 5m Books