Sheep pox and goat pox,
Russia
Information received on 07/09/2020 from Dr Nikolay Vlasov, Deputy Head, Federal Service for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Surveillance , Ministry of Agriculture, Moscou, Russia
Summary
Report type Follow-up report No. 13
Date of start of the event 10/07/2019
Date of confirmation of the event 11/07/2019
Report date 07/09/2020
Date submitted to OIE 07/09/2020
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)
New outbreaks (1)
Outbreak 1 Staroe, Gagarinsky, Smolenskaya Oblast
Date of start of the outbreak 31/08/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep 146 81
Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 1
Total animals affected
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep 146 81
Outbreak statistics
Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
Sheep 55.48% ** ** **
*Removed from the susceptible population through death, destruction and/or slaughter
**Not calculated because of missing information
Epidemiology
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
  • Unknown or inconclusive
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Movement control inside the country
  • Surveillance outside containment and/or protection zone
  • Screening
  • Quarantine
  • Official disposal of carcasses, by-products and waste
  • Disinfection
  • Vaccination permitted (if a vaccine exists)
  • No treatment of affected animals
Measures to be applied
  • Vaccination in response to the outbreak (s)
  • Selective killing and disposal
Diagnostic test results
Laboratory name and type Species Test Test date Result
All-Russian Research Institute for Animal Health (National laboratory) Sheep polymerase chain reaction (PCR) 04/09/2020 Positive
Future Reporting
The event is continuing. Weekly follow-up reports will be submitted.
Map of outbreak locations