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Video: Bird flu confirmed in pheasants at premises in Lancashire


Bird flu has been confirmed in a 'flock' of about 10,000 pheasants at a premises in Lancashire, the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) has said.

The H5N8 strain of avian flu was confirmed by the UK's chief veterinary officer.

A number of the farmed breeding pheasants at the premises in Pilling, Preston, have died and those remaining will be culled.

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