Sheep pox and goat pox,
Information received on 04/03/2020 from Dr Nicolay Vlasov, , Federal Service for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Surveillance , Ministry of Agriculture, Moscow, Russia
Report type Follow-up report No. 11
Date of start of the event 10/07/2019
Date of confirmation of the event 11/07/2019
Report date 04/03/2020
Date submitted to OIE 04/03/2020
Date event resolved 16/12/2020
Reason for notification Recurrence of a listed disease
Date of previous occurrence 21/03/2019
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent Sheep pox and goat pox virus
Nature of diagnosis Clinical, Laboratory (basic)
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (12/07/2019)
Follow-up report No. 1 (07/08/2019)
Follow-up report No. 2 (14/08/2019)
Follow-up report No. 3 (20/09/2019)
Follow-up report No. 4 (25/09/2019)
Follow-up report No. 5 (01/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 6 (09/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 7 (25/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 8 (28/11/2019)
Follow-up report No. 9 (18/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 10 (10/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 11 (04/03/2020)
Follow-up report No. 12 (16/04/2020)
Follow-up report No. 13 (07/09/2020)
Follow-up report No. 14 (25/09/2020)
Follow-up report No. 15 (01/10/2020)
Follow-up report No. 16 (16/12/2020)
Follow-up report No. 17 (30/12/2020)
New outbreaks (1)
Outbreak 1 RusKhimMetall, Phurmanovsky, Ivanovskaya Oblast
Date of start of the outbreak 25/02/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (12/05/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep 16 3 1 15 0
Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 1
Total animals affected
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep 16 3 1 15 0
Outbreak statistics
Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
Sheep 18.75% 6.25% 33.33% 100.00%
*Removed from the susceptible population through death, destruction and/or slaughter
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
  • Unknown or inconclusive
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Disinfection
  • Quarantine
  • Screening
  • Surveillance outside containment and/or protection zone
  • Movement control inside the country
  • Vaccination permitted (if a vaccine exists)
  • No treatment of affected animals
Measures to be applied
  • Selective killing and disposal
Diagnostic test results
Laboratory name and type Species Test Test date Result
Yaroslavskaya veterinary laboratory (Local laboratory) Sheep polymerase chain reaction (PCR) 03/03/2020 Positive
Future Reporting
The event is continuing. Weekly follow-up reports will be submitted.
Map of outbreak locations