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Fowl typhoid

Last Modified: Mon, 25 Apr 2016 10:33:48 IST
Disease name Fowl typhoid
Animal Health Law Category if applicable
Species affected Avian
Definition Pullorum disease of chickens is caused by Salmonella enterica subspecies enterica serovar Gallinarum biovar Pullorum (Salmonella Pullorum)1.
Status in Ireland Reported
Date of Last known case of disease in Ireland Present in backyard flocks
DAFM Division Responsible Animal Health/Veterinary Medicines/ Non ruminant animal health
Contact Michael Sheahan SSVI
Legislation http://www.irishstatutebook.ie/eli/2016/si/50/made/en/print?q=SI+50+2016&=&=
Link to relevant external website
OIE Link http://www.oie.int/fileadmin/home/eng/health_standards/tahm/2.03.11_fowl_typhoid.pdf
Publications