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Avian flu confirmed in 2 backyard Pacific Northwest flocks | Health and Fitness

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — An avian flu that is spreading rapidly throughout the U.S. has been detected within the Pacific Northwest in two yard fowl flocks in rural Oregon and Washington.A number of geese in a noncommercial flock of about 100 waterfowl died out of the blue on a farm in Linn County, Oregon, and federal authorities confirmed Friday that they died of the ...

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