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Newcastle Disease Information

Exotic Newcastle Disease

Exotic Newcastle disease is a contagious and fatal viral disease affecting all species of birds. It is one of the most infectious diseases of poultry in the world; it is so virulent that many birds die without showing any clinical signs and a death rate of nearly 100% can occur. Outbreaks of exotic Newcastle disease severely affect the poultry industry.

  • Exotic Newcastle Disease Information
    • 800-491-1899 (Toll-Free Hotline, recorded information 24 hours a day in English, Spanish and Vietnamese)
      562-795-1940 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM, Emergency Operations Center
  • California Department of Food and Agriculture–Animal Health Branch/Newcastle Information