Emerging and reemerging infectious diseases of sheep and goats

  • Fauna Smith University of California-Davis, Davis, CA 95616
Keywords: sheep, goats, respiratory disease, gastrointestinal disease


Respiratory and gastrointestinal disease are common causes of morbidity and mortality in sheep and goats. They are particu­larly common in animals experiencing transport stress and/ or comingling of animals from multiple sources. This session will focus on a number of viral and bacterial pathogens that are emerging or reemerging as microbes of concern in sheep and goat flocks.

AASRP Small Ruminants Sessions