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International Disease Surveillance
International disease monitoring, April to June 2011
  1. H. Roberts,
  2. M. Lopez and
  3. M. Hartley
  1. Veterinary Science Team, Food and Farming Group, Defra, 17 Smith Square, London SW1P 3JR
  • African swine fever spreads to a new region in west Russia

  • Classical swine fever in Lithuania possibly introduced by livestock vehicles

  • Highly pathogenic avian influenza causing problems in South African ostriches

  • Low pathogenic avian influenza reported across Germany, transmitted by silent spread

  • Dourine reported in Italy for the first time in over 10 years

These are among matters discussed in the international disease monitoring report for April to June 2011, prepared by Defra's Food and Farming Group, Veterinary Science Team

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