Housing Order in the Netherlands
Please be advised that a housing order for all poultry has been put in place in the Netherlands, as a result of initial confirmation of a H5 strain of AI on a duck farm near Biddinghuizen, about 70 kilometres (45 miles) east of Amsterdam.
The N type, or the pathogenicity of strain has not yet been confirmed.
We will keep you informed with any further developments.
If you have any questions regarding Avian Influenza and biosecurity measures on your site, please speak to your vet or contact the practice on 01392 872932.