Texas Parks and Wildlife issues precautions for hunters, handlers as bird flu detected again

SAINT ANTONY – The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department is asking hunters, wildlife rehabilitators and the public, in general, to be cautious when handling birds to help reduce the spread of the Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza, or HPIA. TPWD said National Veterinary Services Laboratories recently confirmed a case of the virus among a backyard poultry … Read more