Description for Spot the signs of African swine fever (ASF)
Spot the signs of African swine fever
- High fever
- Reddening of the skin
- Vomiting and diarrhea
- Loss of appetite
- Abortion in pregnant sows
- Weakness and inability to stand
- Internal bleeding
This is a highly contagious animal disease that affects all pigs. There is no vaccine or treatment.
Report the signs: contact your local CFIA Animal Health Office: www.inspection.gc.ca/contactus
Prevent a spread: immediately reporting any suspected cases could prevent a spread of African swine fever (ASF), saving a lot of pigs and Canadian jobs.
Find out more: visit www.inspection.gc.ca/ASF
CFIA P1029E-19 Catalogue No.: A104-181/2019E-PDF ISBN: 978-0-660-31866-0 Aussi disponible en français