Bovine viral diarrhoea

Last Modified: Thu, 09 May 2019 08:37:54 IST
Disease name Bovine viral diarrhoea
Animal Health Law Category if applicable E, D, C
Species affected Multiple(not specified)
Description BVD is a highly damaging, widespread, but controllable virus of cattle. Probably the most important production viral disease of Irish cattle - related to both Border disease of sheep and classical swine fever of pigs.
Status in Ireland Present
Date of Last known case of disease in Ireland Not applicable
DAFM Division Responsible Veterinary, ERAD, TB Division
Contact Elizabeth Lane SVI
Link to relevant external website
Notifiable in Ireland Yes
OIE Listed Yes
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