Warning over rise in feral pig disease brucellosis in Hunter

Updated May 24 2022 - 9:56pm, first published 9:47pm
Feral pigs pose disease risks to humans and other animals. Picture: Local Land Services

Hunter Local Land Services district vets are urging anyone who hunts or comes into contact with feral pigs to take extra care with their personal hygiene and safety, with confirmed cases of brucellosis in the Hunter region and increasing cases in local hunting dogs.

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