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Minneapolis Star Tribune
Bird flu worries still haunt producers as they spend money to prevent it
Minneapolis Star Tribune
Bethany Hahn, Associated Press This undated photo provided by Bethany Hahn shows a flock of turkeys at a Minnesota poultry farm. Three months after a devastating form of bird flu made its first appearance in the Midwest, the first poultry farm in the ...
Turkey Industry Rebounding after Bird Flu
2 dogs got flu from Evanston PetSmart, owners say
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Dog flu reported at Evanston PetSmart
Dog flu sweeps through metro Atlanta
The precautions, Weaver said, are because of the dog flu, an epidemic right now across Metro Atlanta. Weaver told Artz they have had more than 50 suspected cases in the clinic since Monday. Weaver said they're seeing anywhere from 15 to 20 cases a day.
What you need to know about the dog flu outbreak
The current outbreak has been building for a few months. In April, more than 1,000 pooches got dog flu in Chicago and other parts of the Midwest, while the Atlanta area has had 55 confirmed cases as recently as June 25. Other positive results have been ...
Florida prepares for arrival of lethal bird flu
But the agency noted a previous strain of bird flu, H5N1, has made the jump to people. The World Health Organization said that disease has infected 842 people around the world, killing 447. The state wildlife commission is asking the public to report ...
Bird flu likely spread through several carriers
Bird flu spreads to farms in 11 states
U.S. May turkey slaughter drops as bird flu decimates flocks: USDA
Wall Street Journal (blog)
4 Arizona sites under quarantine from bird-flu scare
Initial test results for the sick birds in Iowa came back positive Monday for the H5 Avian Influenza, or bird flu, according to the statement. Additional testing is underway for those birds, as well as the birds that were shipped to Arizona. Laura ...
Egg Prices Seem a Lot Higher? Blame Bird Flu
No new bird flu cases in Minnesota; USDA plans update Monday
Officials say avian flu is headed for North Carolina
Could virus make the leap from birds to people?
At least for now, chickens, turkeys and other fowl are the only direct targets of the avian flu outbreak that has spread across the U.S. Yet scientists say there is a subtype of the virus that may have the potential to become a human pandemic. The ...
Dog flu now in 12 states
The first thing you need to know about dog flu: People can't get dog flu. At least that's what the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says. “To date, there is no evidence of transmission of dog flu viruses from dogs to people and there have ...
Canine flu outbreak: How can I keep my dog safe?
Vets: Take precautions to prevent dog flu
New strain of dog flu makes its way to Ohio
Yes, your dog can get the flu
Dog flu is a real thing, and the illness is spreading in the Midwest. Over 1100 dogs are known to have been infected by the recent outbreak, and the AP reports that six have died in the Chicago area. But what's dog flu, you ask? First of all, dog flu ...
Dog flu spreads in Midwest, but no Mich. cases so far
Dog Flu Outbreak: What You Need to Know
Doggie day care centers help dog flu spread
Bird flu confirmed at North Dakota turkey farm, 4 more in Minnesota
MINNEAPOLIS – A deadly bird flu strain was confirmed Friday at one North Dakota turkey farm and at four more in Minnesota, raising the number of farms affected across the Midwest to 20 and the toll to almost 1.1 million birds since the outbreak was ...
Where it stands: The avian flu outbreak and Minnesota turkeys
Brought by Wild Neighbors, Deadly Bird Flu Attacks Turkey Flocks
Bird flu hits four more Minnesota farms, spreading to three new counties
US bird experts mystified by Midwest avian flu spread
Determining how avian flu is spreading is crucial to preventing future outbreaks, protecting poultry and limiting damage in the $5.7 billion export market. Already, the outbreak has prompted top poultry importers, including Mexico and Canada, to widen ...
Foreign doors are closing to a key US export
Tyson shares fall after bird flu report
Turkeys at Butterball farms infected with avian flu
Deadly Bird Flu Strain Jeopardizes Minnesota Turkey Exports
The head of the state's turkey farming association says he's "guardedly optimistic" the flu can be contained. But the rapid action in Europe, Central America and elsewhere could jeopardize up to about $100 million in international exports. The H5N2 ...
Serious strain of Avian flu found in MN turkey flock
About 40 countries ban imports of Minnesota turkeys after avian flu outbreak
15000 Pope County turkeys die from avian flu; humans not at risk