The Schmallenberg virus causes lambs to be born dead or with serious deformities such as fused limbs and twisted necks, which mean they cannot survive. (mais…)
Mass Animal Death in the news.
The Iowa Cattlemen’s Association said Tuesday that as many as 4,000 cattle have died in the recent heat wave.
The Des Moines Register is reporting Tuesday that up to 3,000 of the deaths occurred in eastern Iowa. Iowa Cattlemen’s Association spokeswoman Dal Grooms said totals from northwest Iowa push the number of cattle deaths to nearly 4,000.Iowa had heat indexes of 110 degrees or higher last week.Iowa, which has about 1.2 million cattle, is the fifth-largest cattle producing state in the nation.
Fonte: KCCI Des Moines – 4,000 Iowa Cattle Die In Heat Wave
NEW MASS DEATHS REPORTED!
Something strange is happening in the world. First they (the authorities) claimed it was the cold which was killing the birds and the fish but now it’s happening all around the world, in hot places too. So it’s not the cold which is killing these animals. (mais…)