Goat must be vaccinated with PPR & Goat Pox
prior supply and vaccination certificate is require from local Veterinary Officer
It is closely related to sheep and goat pox
, from which it cannot be distinguished by routine diagnostic tests, but mainly affects cattle and zebus.
He said the second and third phases of the drive, which will continue till the end of April this year, will focus on increasing the immunity of livestock against epidemics with vaccinations against FMD, CCPP Sheep and Goat Pox
and Peste des petits ruminants (PPR).
The immunization campaign, currently in its third phase, is aimed at preventing the spread of foot and mouth disease, contagious caprine pleuropneumonia (CCPP), Peste des Petits Ruminants (PPR) and sheep and goat pox
The IAH's research focuses on diseases in cattle, sheep, horses and pigs including FMD, lumpy skin disease, rinderpest, African swine fever, swine vesicular disease, equine encephalosis and sheep and goat pox