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Lumpy Skin Disease Found in Saudi Arabia

05 May 2015

SAUDI ARABIA - An outbreak of lumpy skin disease has been discovered in Saudi Arabia.

There were 196 cases in a herd of cattle containing 512 susceptible animals.

The infection was detected in cattle on Tarout Island and Al-Hafouf and all cases and some susceptible animals were destroyed, amounting to 375 animals.

TheCattleSite News Desk

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