FMD and Prevention
Watch this video to learn more about foot-and-mouth disease. 
How does FMD affect consumers?

FMD is not a public health concern but an outbreak could ultimately threaten the entire U.S. economy. Click here to find out more.

What can livestock producers do?
Being prepared and informed is essential in keeping your farm and the U.S. livestock industry free from FMD. Get more information here.

Images of FMD Infected Animals

           Tongue                   Blanching between a cow's hoof      Blister on a cow's gum    

  Blister on a hog's snout         Blister on a hog's snout               Lesion on a cow's teat

   Blister on a hog's hoof

Images of Healthy Animals

    Healthy hog snout                     Healthy hooves                       Healthy tongue and gums

       Healthy cow's teat                            Hogs                                          Cow

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