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Salmonella Enteritidis - The New Zealand outbreak

Bird Health Poultry Disease Salmonella Enteritidis

Salmonella Enteritidis - The New Zealand outbreak

A recent outbreak of Salmonella Enteritidis has be reported on the North Island of New Zealand.  New Zealand was thought to be free of this bacteria but recent detections in commercial flocks and illnesses have occurred.  Poultry, as well as insects, rodents, wild birds and other animals, can carry this bacteria and do not always show signs of disease. 

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