Monthly Archive: December 2015


Day 3: Three French Hens

Last Christmas was a tough time for the Canadian poultry industry, with outbreaks of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) beginning in late 2014 and continuing into the new year. Massive outbreaks were occurring in...


A die-off of Snowy Owls in the fall

Earlier this fall, we had reports of sick Snowy Owls and submissions of dead Snowy Owls to the CWHC Western/Northern diagnostic lab in Saskatoon. Reports came primarily from Saskatchewan and the Northwest Territories. Most...