Infectious Diseases 2019

Infectious Diseases 2019

California: Newcastle disease found in 2nd commercial flock

9 January, 2019

Newcastle disease was detected in a commercial layer flock in Riverside County.  This finding is part of an outbreak in southern California that began in May 2018 in backyard exhibition birds.
The initial commercial case was reported Dec. 16, 2018, in a flock of 110,000 six-week-old layer chickens in Riverside County.