July 13, 2017

South Africa Confirms Two More Cases of Bird Flu

South Africa confirmed on Wednesday (July 12) that two more outbreaks of highly pathogenic H5N8 bird flu have been detected on commercial layer farms in the […]
June 21, 2017

Study Shows Possible Spread of ‘Pandemic’ Avian Flu

A study in China has shown that the bird flu H7N9 virus could become ‘pandemic’, a likely cause of sickness and death in the world. The […]
June 11, 2017

Bird Flu Hits Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe was hit by the highly pathogenic H5N8 strain of bird flu, resulting to thousands of bird deaths and culling of thousands more. The virus was […]
June 10, 2017

Bird Flu Kills Over 20,000 Chickens in China

More than 20,000 chickens were killed in an outbreak of H7N9 bird flu in Shaanxi Province, China. A statement from the local government said that the […]
May 22, 2017

China Closes Some Poultry Markets Due to Bird Flu

Certain districts from two cities in China will shut down poultry markets after H7N9 bird flu infections were detected in the area. According to reports, a […]