April 2016 Monthly Scrapie Report is Available 
May 27, 2016

The monthly report for the National Scrapie Eradication Program for April 2016 is now available. The monthly report is available at www.aphis.usda.gov/animal_health/animal_diseases/scrapie/downloads/monthly_scrapie_report.pdf.

In April, one new case of scrapie was confirmed in Texas. As of April 30, 2016, there were four flocks with an open infected or source status. Two infected and three source flocks have been designated in FY 2016; two flocks have completed clean-up plans and have been released.

To learn more about scrapie, the disease and the national scrapie eradication program visit the www.aphis.usda.gov or www.eradicatescrapie.org.