United States of America – Disease freedom recognition
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You may not bring live birds, bird products and by-products from zones affected by Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza into Canada
Currently an outbreak of highly pathogenic avian influenza is occurring in the United States of America. Restriction zones have been placed to limit spread. Live animals, hatching eggs, and germplasm are not permitted from and may not travel through these restriction zones. Raw or unprocessed animal products and by-products (including table eggs) from susceptible species originating from the restriction zones are prohibited.
Travel restriction on importing live birds, bird products and by-products from states affected by Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (H5N1) outbreak
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The United States of America are officially recognized by Canada as free of certain diseases listed in the World Organization for Animal Health (WOAH) Terrestrial animal code.
- African horse sickness
- African swine fever
- Classical swine fever
- Contagious bovine pleuropneumonia
- Foot-and-mouth disease
- Highly pathogenic avian influenzafootnote 1
- Lumpy skin disease
- Newcastle disease
- Peste des petits ruminants
- Rift valley fever
- Sheep pox and goat pox
- Swine vesicular disease
- Vesicular stomatitis
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