Consider anthrax vaccinations

Consider anthrax vaccinations

Wednesday, May 10, 2006 1:49 PM CDT
Tri State Neighbor

BROOKINGS, S.D. – More than 160 herds in South Dakota and North Dakota lost cattle due to anthrax during the summer of 2005. That was an unprecedented number, and the outbreak was largely unexpected, a South Dakota State University specialist said.

“Many of the cases were found in areas where the disease had not historically been known to appear,” SDSU Extension veterinarian Russ Daly said.


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