BTV8

BTV8

Bluetongue disease is caused by a virus transmitted by Culicoides midges, which pick up the virus from one infected ruminant and pass it to a naïve one when they bite.

There is no treatment because it is a virus, so prevention through vaccination is the single most effective means of preventing and controlling the disease.

For more information click on the NFU website: www.nfuonline.com/news/latest-news/bluetongue-btv-what-you-need-to-know



This is a promotional site brought to you by MSD Animal Health intended for veterinary and farming healthcare professionals resident in the UK.