The Deer Initiative

Spongiform Encephalopathy found in Norway


Published date: 08/04/2016

Spongiform Encephalopathy found in Reindeer in Norway

A Spongiform Encephalopathy, referred to as Chronic Wasting Disease was diagnosed in a free-ranging reindeer from southern Norway in March 2016 by the Norwegian Veterinary Institute who are monitoring the reindeer herd. 

The British Deer Society have provided a background briefing, which can be viewed or downloaded from the link below. 

Emails / links / downloads

File: Spongiform Encephalopathy - BDS briefing paper

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