Avian Flu

Petaluma Egg Ranch Workers Wearing Bio-Hazard Suits To Prevent Avian Flu OutbreakThe price of eggs at the supermarket has skyrocketed lately due to the avian flu outbreak, and a Petaluma rancher is putting his chicken farm under bio-hazard lock down to prevent an outbreak from affecting his flock.
5.3 Million Chickens To Be Destroyed In Iowa Following Bird Flu Virus OutbreakThe U.S. Department of Agriculture says the bird flu virus has been found at a farm holding nearly 10 percent of Iowa's egg-laying chickens.
An Epidemic: Top 10 Outbreaks In U.S. HistoryThroughout the years, epidemics and plagues have shaken up societies and cultures around the world.
Animal Update: Can You Make Your Pet Sick?It's well known that swine flu and bird flu can be transmitted from animals to people, but is the reserve true? Can an owner make his pet sick?