The veterinary authorities of Guatemala have reported the occurrence of classical swine fever in the country.
The outbreak was reported by a private veterinarian authorized by the official veterinary services. It is limited to a farm in Sacatepequez (Finca Chuito, Villa Chuito, Pastores) and includes a total of 16,130 susceptible animals of which 29 cases.
Epidemiological surveillance is ongoing at a national level.
Monday November 15, 2011/ OIE.