Deer lure can spread Chronic Wasting Disease September 11, 2013 Pennsylvania

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Deer lure can spread Chronic Wasting Disease September 11, 2013 Pennsylvania, Press & Sun-Bulletin
...  the DEC is recommending that people not use real deer urine-based lures because CWD can be transmitted through infected deer urine.  If there are CWD prions in the urine-based product it can contaminate the soil and potentially spread CWD to deer. If healthy animals ingest enough infectious CWD material, it could result in the establishment or spread of the disease...



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