Vietnam sees Blue ear pig disease spread to 13 provinces

03-08-2010 | |

The Department of Animal Health in Vietnam has announced that Blue ear pig disease has made its way to 13 provinces. Recently, the disease has been discovered in Da Nang City.

Recently, Hoa Khuong and Hoa Lien communes of Da Nang City are where the disease was found – 92 pigs were discovered to be infected with the disease, according reports.

9 districts in the province is known to have 13,377 infected pigs, while 5,598 infected pigs were destroyed, the department stated.
The 13 areas where the disease has thus far been found are:
· Nghe An
· Cao Bang
·©Soc Trang
·©Quang Tri
·©Tien Giang
·©Lao Cai
·©Long An
·©Binh Duong
·©Bac Lieu
·©Quang Nam
·©Dong Nai
·©Binh Phuoc
·©Da Nang