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Avian Flu Now Just Across the Pond

What confuses me about this story is this:

Debby Reynolds, DEFRA’s chief veterinarian, said the parrot was likely infected with the virus while it was housed in the country’s quarantine system with birds from Taiwan. Tests conducted on the Taiwanese birds that had died were inconclusive, according to the department.

Wouldn’t it be a good idea to quarantine birds from parts of the world with avian flu outbreaks SEPARATELY FROM OTHER BIRDS?
I worked as an editor of an infectious diseases journal for a few years. These are nasty bugs. It seems like common sense to me to quarantine anything that could be infected due to country of origin.

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