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Azraelm
29-09-2006, 10:41 AM
i know Myxi was obviously introduced to kill off the wild rabbit population, what is VHD's origins please?

Is it a naturally occuring disease??

lynda_m
29-09-2006, 11:15 AM
I think Australia?

Although i'm probably horribly wrong :lol: :lol:

hunnybun
29-09-2006, 11:33 AM
http://www.cs.cf.ac.uk/Rabbits/Vhdntk.html

It first occurred in 1992 in the UK having migrated from China where originated in 1984.

Happy Hopping
29-09-2006, 12:36 PM
I know where VHS originates, is that the same thing? :lol:

hunnybun
29-09-2006, 06:38 PM
VHD in Dunfermline area just now :cry:

maxxev
29-09-2006, 08:51 PM
exactly why do rabbits younger than 8-10 weeks have immunity to VHD?