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BVD virus causes heavy losses in a Scottish cattle herd


  • Heavy losses among yearling cattle due to bovine viral diarrhoea virus

  • Provisional diagnosis of ergotism in three buffalo cows

  • Five outbreaks of sheep scab confirmed

  • Deaths in garden birds at 14 sites due to trichomonosis or salmonellosis

— These are among matters discussed in the disease surveillance report for December 2006 from Scottish Agricultural College Veterinary Services (sac vs)

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