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Over 1M Vaccines to be Acquired for Prophylactics of Cattle Diseases

09 January 2018

KAZAKHSTAN - Over 1 million vaccines will be acquired for prophylactics of diseases among animals in Atyrau region, reports the regional communications service.

KazTAG reports that vaccination will commence in February.

According to the veterinary department of agriculture administration, this year, 1.79 million vaccines will be acquired for prophylactic animals in the region.

Cattle must be vaccinated for a number of diseases including nodular dermatitis, herpes, brucellosis, bird flu and other dangerous viruses.

First doses will be sent to Kyzylkoginsk district for prophylactics of brucellosis.

No facts of dangerous diseases among cattle have been confirmed in Atyrau region.

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