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Peloponnese: Catarrhal fever threatens sheep

Peloponnese: Catarrhal fever threatens sheep

An outbreak of catarrhal fever disease among sheep in southern Greece has spread all over the Peloponnese region with dozens of herds being infected, authorities announced on Friday.

The director of the Region's Veterinary Service said that the contagion is spreading at a fast rate and stressed that 88 herds have been found to be infected in the entire region as of Friday, a number that is expected to climb as inspections continue.