Know the Signs of African Swine Fever

Pigs infected with African swine fever may look similar to animals infected with other domestic and foreign animal diseases such as classical swine fever (hog cholera), porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome (PRRS), porcine dermatitis and nephropathy syndrome, erysipelas, salmonellosis, actinobacillosis, Haemophilus parasuis infection (Glasser’s disease) and pseudorabies.

Recognizing African Swine Fever: A Field manual

The purpose of this manual is to enhance recognition of African swine fever at all levels for early warning and early reaction, so that the disease can be identified and eliminated at the earliest appearance in any area. Special attention has been given to the clinical, anatomical and pathological similarity of African swine fever with classical swine fever.