Animal diseases

Animal diseases

Zoonoses are infectious diseases which can be transmitted from animals to humans directly (for example by contact with infected animals or animal waste) or indirectly (by consuming contaminated food or water). Zoonotic diseases affect the efficient production of food of animal origin and create obstacles to international trade in animal products. Countries within the EU, are required to have robust systems for testing and control of certain diseases in animals in place.


El posible impacto de las enfermedades animals en la seguridad alimentaria

01 January 2006

La preocupación de la opinión pública por la seguridad alimentaria suele aumentar cuando se producen brotes de cualquier enfermedad que afecte a los animales que consumimos. Sin embargo, algunas de estas...


Animal diseases

Animal diseases

Zoonoses are infectious diseases which can be transmitted from animals to humans directly (for example by contact with infected animals or animal waste) or indirectly (by consuming contaminated food or water). Zoonotic diseases affect the efficient production of food of animal origin and create obstacles to international trade in animal products. Countries within the EU, are required to have robust systems for testing and control of certain diseases in animals in place.


El posible impacto de las enfermedades animals en la seguridad alimentaria

01 January 2006

La preocupación de la opinión pública por la seguridad alimentaria suele aumentar cuando se producen brotes de cualquier enfermedad que afecte a los animales que consumimos. Sin embargo, algunas de estas...