So far in 2019, 106 suspected monkeypox cases have been reported with 44 cases confirmed in nine states.
The La Rioja government reported four patients hospitalized with Q fever.
United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and its standing group of experts are building capacity to better address African swine fever and other foreign animal diseases through epidemiology training, lab training, collection and identification and diagnosis.
The H5 strain of bird flu was confirmed at a commercial chicken farm in Suffolk. A restriction zone has been established, and 27,000 birds will be culled.
An Ebola survivor fell ill with the disease for a second time in eastern Congo, the Congolese health authorities said it was not yet clear if it was a case of relapse or reinfection.
The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports the US had an average of seven human Eastern equine encephalitis over the past decade - in 2019 that number was at least five times higher.
Sixty-five people in a veterinary research institute in Lanzhou, northwest China's Gansu Province, have been diagnosed with brucellosis.
Most of the cases were found in white-tailed deer and mule deer, but detections in one elk and moose were both firsts in Montana.
A total of 681 suspected cases have been reported from 23 states between January 1 and November 24 this year.
Poland's Main Veterinary Inspectorate announced on December 2 that nine new cases of African swine fever (ASF) had been discovered in wild boar, following the initial spate of around 20 cases in the Lubuskie province in November.