EWF-031: Chronic Wasting Disease in Texas Cervids
Chronic Wasting Disease in Texas Cervids booklet

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Publication Date: 2015 Nov
Email: jccathey@tamu.edu

Product Code: EWF-031

Electronic download. Chronic Wasting Disease is a threat to cervid populations and has potential negative economic consequences for hunting related businesses in Texas. This publication provides an accurate, current understanding of the disease, its diagnosis, management, and implications for the future. Topics include the disease's history, epidemiology, diagnosis, testing procedures, and herd management strategies. Also included are health and safety precautions for hunters and resources and references for further information. Go to: WF-031 to order printed copies. (12 pp., 1 figure, 7 photos) By John M. Tomecek, Terry Hensley, Walt Cook, and Bob Dittmar.