Saturday, January 15, 2011

200 Dead Cows Found in Portage County Field

200 Dead Cows Found in Portage County Field
By WSAW Staff

An investigation is underway after 200 dead cows were found in a field at 8055 4th Avenue in the Town of Stockton.

According to the Portage County Sheriff's Department, the owner of the cattle has been working with a local vet and it's believed the animals died from the IBR/BVD virus. The virus can cause respitory and reproductive problems.

Samples from the dead cows have been sent to Madison for testing.

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