CWD in West Texas

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CWD in West Texas

Postby bobow » Thu Jul 12, 2012 6:04 am

Samples from two mule deer recently taken in far West Texas have been confirmed positive for Chronic Wasting Disease. These are the first cases of CWD detected in Texas deer. Wildlife officials believe the event is currently isolated in a remote part of the state near the New Mexico border.

The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department and the Texas Animal Health Commission implemented regionally-focused deer sample collection efforts after the disease was detected in the Hueco Mountains of New Mexico during the 2011-12 hunting season. With the assistance of cooperating landowners, TPWD, TAHC, and USDA-APHIS-Wildlife Services biologists and veterinarians collected samples from 31 mule deer as part of a strategic CWD surveillance plan designed to determine the geographic extent of New Mexico’s findings. Both infected deer were taken from the Hueco Mountains of northern El Paso and Hudspeth counties.
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Re: CWD in West Texas

Postby flounder9 » Fri Nov 16, 2012 12:52 pm

Friday, October 12, 2012

Texas Animal Health Commission (TAHC) is Now Accepting Comments on Rule Proposals for “Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD)”


Texas Animal Health Commission (TAHC)

http://chronic-wasting-disease.blogspot ... hc-is.html

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Re: CWD in West Texas

Postby flounder9 » Sat Aug 01, 2015 2:08 pm

7 cwd cases confirmed to date from this area...the Medina Captive makes 8 cases of CWD in Texas to date. that will probably change soon...terry

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Chronic Wasting Disease CWD Confirmed Texas Trans Pecos March 18, 2015

http://chronic-wasting-disease.blogspot ... irmed.html

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Chronic Wasting Disease CWD Cases Confirmed In New Mexico 2013 and 2014 UPDATE 2015

http://chronic-wasting-disease.blogspot ... cases.html

Friday, July 31, 2015 TEXAS Sum of all Trace-out Movement from CWD captive Medina Facility to date

Sum of all Trace-out Movement from Medina Facility

Nuevo Leon and Tamaulipas

Values Listed = Breeders, Release Sites, DMP

Sum of all Trace-out

http://chronic-wasting-disease.blogspot ... ement.html

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