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Hendra virus is an emergency animal disease transmitted to horses by flying foxes (fruit bats).
Blue-green algae are a group of algae including Nodularia spumigena, Microcystis aeruginosa and Anabaena circinalis.
All livestock owners and beekeepers within Western Australia must be registered and their stock identified in accordance with the Biosecurity and Agriculture Management (Identification and Movement
Western Australia has a mandatory livestock ownership, identification and movement system.
Australia is free of many infectious horse diseases, saving owners costly disease control. The occurrence of an emergency horse disease could severely restrict horse movements, racing and other com
Western Australia is free from many diseases that financially impact livestock producers, including horse owners, in eastern Australia.
A key component of live animal exports is the health certification that demonstrates to the importing country that the livestock meet market requirements.
All livestock in Western Australia must be correctly identified according to species.
The following resources have been produced by the Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development (DPIRD) to assist veterinarians in selecting and preparing samples and conducting livesto
Identification of livestock in Western Australia is required under the Biosecurity and Agriculture Management (Identification and Movement of Stock and Apiaries) Regulations 2013 [BAM (IMSA) regula