Now Malaysia culls goats
MALAYSIA is expected to cull 1200 goats this week in an attempt to contain a viral outbreak.
Officials have already slaughtered 1 million pigs to combat an outbreak of Japanese encephalitis, which has killed 100 people.
They are now testing horses, stray dogs, fruit bats, goats and other farm animals.
- Human toll rises despite Malaysian pig slaughter, FWi, 01 April, 1999
- Malaysia launches mass cull of pigs, FWi, 30 March, 1999
- Malaysians step up pig slaughter, FWi, 26 March, 1999
- Malaysia kills 300,000 pigs, FWi, 22 March, 1999
- Malaysian military slaughter 64,000 pigs, FWi, 19 March, 1999
- Malaysia struggles with pig disease, FWi, 09 March, 1999
- The Guardian 20/04/99 page 12