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The health status of Norwegian fur farms in 1987

Norsk Veterinaertidsskrift 100(1): 34-35

The health status of Norwegian fur farms in 1987

Based on reports obtained throughout the year from veterinarians working in institutions or in practice, the following disease situation emerged: viral hepatitis, recorded on 3 farms in different parts of Norway; viral enteritis of mink, reported from 10-12 farms (the first new cases for many years); plasmacytosis, estimated that about half of the fur farms in the country are now free of the disease; salmonellosis, 5 deaths from S. dublin infection; Sarcoptes infestation, reported from 37 fox farms and 1 coypu farm; botulism, caused the death of 800 animals on one fox farm.

Accession: 001709570

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