Animal Health Section

The MDA Animal Health Program prevents and controls infectious and contagious diseases in Maryland livestock and poultry with particular emphasis on those diseases that threaten public health, endanger food supplies or threaten the economic security of the animal industries.


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​​​​Animal Health News 

  • High Path Avian Influenza Emergency Orders Renewed​​​ (July 2016)​
  • Animal Health Alert to Poultry Owners (April 2016) 
  • Animal Health Alert: Avian Influenza Found in U.S (Poster)