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Canadian Press NewsAlert:Second case of deadly pig virus confirmed in Ontario

Pigs are pictured at a pig barn at an Ontario farm in a handout photo. Officials in Ontario have confirmed a second case of a highly contagious pig virus that has ravaged herds across the U.S. THE CANADIAN PRESS- HO
January 27, 2014 - 11:05 AM

TORONTO - Officials in Ontario have confirmed a second case of a highly contagious pig virus that has ravaged herds across the U.S.

The province's chief veterinarian, Greg Douglas, says a third case is under investigation. The announcement comes just days after the first case of porcine epidemic diarrhea was confirmed in a farm in southwestern Ontario.

More coming.

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