Germany reports outbreak of mild bird fluStaff Writer | November 24, 2017
Germany has reported an outbreak of low pathogenic H5N2 bird flu on a farm in the Lower Saxony region in the north of the country.
Disease World Organisation for Animal Health:
The disease was detected on a farm in Rotenburg where 43 ducks and geese showed mild clinical signs, the OIE said, citing a report from the German authorities.
In a separate case in Lower Saxony last month, the highly pathogenic H5N8 strain of bird flu was found in a wild duck. ■