Cull Of Cats And Dogs Planned In South Korea To Stem Bird Flu Spread

Mon, 27 Nov 2006 10:00 PM EST

... After an outbreak of H5N1 bird flu at a farm in South Korea, authorities say they plan to cull cats, dogs and pigs to stem the spread of the virus. As there is no evidence that humans can catch bird flu from cats and dogs, experts say the measure is a bit over the top. [click link for full article] ...