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CaribVET was well-represented at this important forum on Veterinary Epidemiology and Economics which is considered one of the biggest conference in this domain worldwide. Several papers of the network and the Epigenesis project were accepted as oral and poster presentations (see CaribVET contributions and abstracts)

CaribVET members and partners attending ISVEE 14th

In addition, about 20 CaribVET members, partners and other colleagues from the Caribbean were able to meet during...

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According to reports to the World Organization for Animal Health (OIE), the global impact of both Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI) and Low Pathogenic Avian Influenza (LPAI), in terms of loss of poultry and the number of countries reporting...
Earlier this year, the Directorate General for Livestock (DIGEGA) of the Dominican Republic has declared the country free from avian influenza (AI). Since 2006, the Dominican Republic has implemented an AI surveillance program based on passive...
Belmopan. September 9, 2015.  (Joint Release from MNRA, BAHA, Ministry of Health and the Belize Poultry Association)  BAHA will today lift quarantine and other control measures implemented in the Cayo District following the detection of...
The Commonwealth of Dominica is known for having a river for each day of the year. Sadly, this week it also became known as the Caribbean island devastated by Tropical Storm Erika. Dominicans awoke Thursday 27 August morning to sights not seen since...
Belmopan, Belize - by Miguel Depaz (CVO) No new premises positive for Avian Influenza Low Pathogenic H5N2 have been detected since 5 june 2015, when one layer flock situated in a hot spot of a declared infected area tested positive. The Avian...

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On January 15th 2016 the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS)...

Roseau, 31 July 2015

The Dominica Poultry Association in close partnership with the Livestock Development Unit of the Ministry of...