Lone penned sheep likely source of virus killing deer at north Alabama breeding facility June 21, 2014 Alabama

Alabama Deer Population, Management News and Information Archive

... Alabama's state veterinarian confirmed Friday that a domesticated sheep was likely the source of a viral infection that has resulted in the deaths of more than 50 whitetail deer at a captive breeding facility near Boaz... sheep are common carriers of the MSF virus, but do not show symptoms...

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