Saturday, April 6, 2024

H5N1 Bird Flu Has Now Been Found In Cattle In Six States

The more it spreads the greater the risk of mutation and having already made the jump from birds to cattle and then, in two cases, to humans this has pandemic potential. 

It's the jump from birds to mammals that is so worrisome.

From the US Department of Agriculture, April 4:

Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI) Detections in Livestock
Confirmed Cases of HPAI in Domestic Livestock