County, State Urge Backyard Bird Owners to Watch for Newcastle Disease

It hasn’t shown up here in San Diego County yet, but County Agriculture, Weights and Measures officials are urging backyard bird owners to be on the lookout for a highly contagious bird-killing disease: virulent Newcastle disease. San Diego County Agriculture Commissioner Ha Dang is urging bird owners to call the California Department of Food and Agriculture’s Sick Bird Hotline at […]