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Increase in number of bovine respiratory disease outbreaks


  • Respiratory disease in adult and young cattle caused by pasteurellosis/mannheimiosis

  • Outbreak of respiratory disease caused by respiratory syncytial virus in dairy cows

  • Abortion caused by Campylobacter fetus fetus in sheep

  • Increased incidents of metabolic disease in ewes

  • Outbreaks of porcine respiratory disease with multiple aetiologies

  • Salmonellosis in guinea pigs bred for the pet trade

— These are among matters discussed in the Veterinary Laboratories Agency's (vla's) disease surveillance report for England and Wales for February

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