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Mandy Nevel

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Swine Dysentery

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The factsheets below provide guidance on biosecurity measures focused specifically on preventing the spread of swine dysentery (SD): 

Sign up to the significant diseases charter today and do your bit to protect both your own herd, and others: pork.ahdb.org.uk/health-welfare/health/significant-diseases-charter/


How to report a case of Swine Dysentery to AHDB

Once confirmed by a positive PCR result, your vet should report a case of Swine Dysentery to us. This can be done in one of two ways:

  1. Logging into Pig Hub and completing the vet survey. Instructions on how to do this can be found here 
  1. Via email to Pig.Health@ahdb.org.uk providing the following details:
    • Name of unit
    • Herd mark
    • Type of unit
    • Confirmation of positive PCR
    • Planned actions for control e.g.: medication, depopulation, etc.
    • Confirmation that the producer agrees to the information being shared
    • Vet name and contact telephone number