DATE: July 20, 2018
LOCATION: Los Angeles county, Riverside county and San Bernardino, California
The United States Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service confirmed five additional cases of virulent Newcastle disease in backyard exhibition chickens in California -- two in Los Angeles county, one in Riverside county, and in San Bernardino county.
Since May, USDA has confirmed 62 cases of vND in backyard birds in California, 54 in San Bernardino county, five in Riverside county, and three in Los Angeles county.
A complete list of confirmed cases is available on our website at http://www.aphis.usda.gov/animalhealth/vnd.
Newcastle Disease - United States
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