26 April 2010, Monday, 11:25

Measures on prevention of hydrophobia are strengthened in Bashkortostan

author: Rasul Hamidullin

Before May 1 the whole cattle should be examined by the veterinary surgeons, the head of the veterinary department under the Ministry of agriculture RB Vakil Buranbaev stated at the meeting of cattle-breeders in Bakalinsky region of Bashkortostan.

One of the main problems is the intense situation with hydrophobia sickness among local cattle. 96 cases of infection in 34 regions of Bashkortostan are registered for today. The chief veterinary surgeon of the Republic urged the cattle-breeders to lay special emphasis on this problem. In his opinion the absence of the control has directly influenced upon the growth of cases hydrophobia.