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White-tailed deer tests positive for CWD near Dassel January 20, 2017 Minnesota,

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White-tailed deer tests positive for CWD near Dassel January 20, 2017 Minnesota, Crow River Media
... The board’s records show this positive deer was born on the CWD positive Crow Wing County farm and moved to the Meeker County farm in December 2014.  As of Dec. 30, 2016, there are three confirmed CWD positive farmed deer in Minnesota. Two are associated with the previously reported case in Crow Wing County...

Chronic wasting disease tracked to farm near Dassel January 24, 2017 Minnesota, MinnPost
... The Minnesota Board of Animal Health confirmed positive chronic wasting disease samples from a 2-year-old female white-tailed deer that died on a farm in Meeker County near Dassel... the deer was born on a CWD-positive Crow Wing County [photo below from Minnesota DNR of a deer infected with chronic wasting disease] ...


Nearby elk breeder monitoring CWD case January 30, 2017 Minnesota, Crow River Media
... The Meeker County CWD-positive doe was purchased from a Crow Wing County farm in December 2014. This deer was part of a herd of 14 white-tailed deer. The herd is now quarantined. Two of its former herd mates from the Crow Wing County farm have also recently tested positive...

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