Avian botulism reason for bird deaths near Sambhar Lake

News: The Indian Veterinary Research Institute (IVRI), Bareilly, has confirmed that avian botulism as the reason for mass mortality of birds, at Sambhar Lake in Rajasthan. Facts: About Avian botulism It is a neuro-muscular illness caused by ingestion of toxin produced by the bacterium Clostridium botulinum. The bacteria is anaerobic in nature and is commonly… Continue reading Avian botulism reason for bird deaths near Sambhar Lake