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Ahvla disease surveillance report
Acorn poisoning in cattle and sheep


  • Multiple cases of acorn poisoning in cattle and sheep following bumper crop

  • Salmonella Dublin infection causes abortions in cattle

  • Respiratory disease affecting different age groups of pigs on a nursery finisher unit

  • Porcine dermatitis and nephropathy syndrome cases diagnosed

  • A further case of suspect Marek's disease in turkeys

These are among matters discussed in the Animal Health and Veterinary Laboratories Agency's (AHVLA's) disease surveillance report for November 2013 to January 2014.

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