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SAC C VS Disease Surveillance Report
Further outbreaks of blackleg seen across Scotland


  • Outbreaks of blackleg diagnosed in cattle herds throughout Scotland

  • Unusual presentation of malignant catarrhal fever in a cow

  • Louping ill lesions demonstrated in fetal ovine brains following an abortion outbreak

  • Swine influenza diagnosed in young piglets with respiratory disease

  • Ecto- and endoparasitic disease in a captive black grouse

These are among matters discussed in the disease surveillance report for August from SAC Consulting: Veterinary Services (SAC C VS)

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