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Wildlife officials cracking down on white-tail deer January 27, 2017 Texas

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Wildlife officials cracking down on white-tail deer January 27, 2017 Texas, San Antonio Express-News 
... restricting the transport of live and dead white-tail deer and requiring sampling of carcasses after the discovery ... ... 1½-year-old buck harvested in Medina County west of San Antonio, the first wild individual of its species to be found with the disease in Texas. [found previously in mule deer] ...  

Chronic Wasting Disease Detected in Wild Texas Deer January 26, 2017 NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth
... The white-tailed buck that tested positive for the disease was found in Medina County, Texas - just west San Antonio. An executive ordered issued by Texas Parks and Wildlife has portions of Bandera, Medina and Uvalde counties in a chronic wasting disease containment zone...

Wildlife officials cracking down on white-tail deer January 27, 2017 Texas, San Antonio Express-News 
... restricting the transport of live and dead white-tail deer and requiring sampling of carcasses after the discovery ... ... 1½-year-old buck harvested in Medina County west of San Antonio, the first wild individual of its species to be found with the disease in Texas. [found previously in mule deer] ...  

State finds 49 animals with CWD out of nearly 10,000 tested April 12, 2017 Texas, Corpus Christi Caller-Times
...chronic wasting disease...  Only 18 of the cases involving hunting were free-ranging animals. One was a whitetail, One was an elk. And 16 were mule deer in far West Texas near the New Mexico border...

Texas tallies 50th CWD case May 15, 2017 San Antonio Express-News
... A white-tail deer bred in Medina County has been diagnosed with chronic wasting disease, state officials announced Monday, marking the 50th case of the neurological disorder identified in Texas since it first surfaced here in 2012...

Chronic Wasting Disease reported in Texas elk October 19, 2017 Outbreak News Today
... confirmed Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) in an elk located within the South-Central Texas CWD Zone. The elk was harvested on a high fenced premises with common management as a property where whitetailed deer were previously confirmed to have CWD...

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