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Vaccinating rabbits against RVHD-2
  1. Richard Saunders
  1. Rabbit Welfare Association and Fund, Culmhead Business Centre, Taunton, Somerset TA3 7DY, e-mail:

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OVER the past year there has been increasing concern regarding rabbit viral haemorrhagic disease ‘new variant 2′ (RVHD-2) becoming a cause of rabbit deaths in several outbreaks in the UK. While it has been noted in the UK for at least two years (Choudhury and Westcott 2015), it appears to have become a significant clinical entity in the past few months.

This virus has some differences from the classic RVHD. In particular, it may affect …

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