Foot and Mouth Disease Confirmed on Second U.K. Site, International Movement of Racehorses Affected

The U.K.'s Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (DEFRA) announced today that foot and mouth disease (FMD) has been confirmed on another cattle farm near Surrey. The slaughter of these cattle began yesterday, based on suspicion of infection. This farm is within the original area considered a Protection Zone, in close proximity to the first infected premises.


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