Anthrax Reported In Slovakian Cattle

SLOVAKIA - A new outbreak of anthrax has been reported in cattle in the east of the country.
calendar icon 14 July 2010
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The veterinary authority sent an Immediate Notification dated 13 July to the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE).

According to the report, seven cattle in a herd of 120 animals died at a farm at Sobos, Svidník in the region of Presov on 9 July. Infection was confirmed by bacteriological examination.

The last outbreak of anthrax in the country was in 1995.

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