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Bovine viral diarrhoea

Last Modified: Fri, 25 May 2018 12:37:09 IST
Disease name Bovine viral diarrhoea
Animal Health Law Category if applicable E, D, C
Species affected Multiple(not specified)
Definition BVD is a highly damaging, widespread, but controllable virus of cattle. Probably the most important production viral disease of Irish cattle - related to both Border disease of sheep and classical swine fever of pigs.
Status in Ireland Reported
Date of Last known case of disease in Ireland Present
DAFM Division Responsible Veterinary, ERAD, TB Division
Contact Elizabeth Lane SVI
Legislation
Link to relevant external website http://www.animalhealthireland.ie/page.php?id=16
OIE Link http://www.oie.int/fileadmin/Home/fr/Health_standards/tahm/2.03.14_NEWCASTLE_DIS.pdf
Publications