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Avian Influenza (Bird flu)

If you suspect any type of avian influenza in poultry or captive birds, report it immediately by calling the Defra Rural Services Helpline on 03000 200 301.

If you find dead wild waterfowl (swans, geese or ducks) or other dead wild birds, such as gulls or birds of prey, report them to the Defra helpline (03459 33 55 77). Do not touch or pick up any dead or visibly sick birds that you find