A dead pig at the Sheung Shui abattoir tested positive for African swine fever, prompting a culling at the government-owned slaughterhouse.
Chronic wasting disease (CWD) has been detected, for the first time, in a wild animal west of the Continental Divide in Montana.
This year’s number of dengue fever cases in Honduras has topped the total for all of 2018.
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) declared an end to the emergency phase of the Lassa fever outbreak after four and a half months of the battling the disease in 21 states.
North Korea reported to the World Organization for Animal Health (OIE) an outbreak of African swine fever on a farm in Jagang province.
Vietnam’s Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development said that the government should freeze safe pork at the onset of an African Swine Fever outbreak or there will not be safe meat in the next few months.
New Mexico health officials reported the state’s first hantavirus case this year in a McKinley County woman.
The Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) employee has Salmonella Typhi, which is rare in the US, and is associated with sewage-contaminated water.
Over 1.1 million chickens have been culled in Riverside and San Bernardino counties since December in an effort to eradicate virulent Newcastle disease in Southern California.
The World Organization for Animal Health (OIE) says it will be years before China can contain African swine fever and has launched a global initiative to try to keep the disease in check.