disease

Hunters be on Lookout For Diseased Deer
Bowhunters are being asked to be on the lookout for whitetail deer that may have died due to a disease that has been found in the area. The state DEC is trying to find out if the disease is spreading throughout the whitetail deer population in the Capital Region.
Capital Region Given Warning About Ticks
With warmer weather comes bugs, creatures, and critters of all kinds.  Of course, that includes ticks.  As reported by News Channel 13, the Department of Health is urging Capital Region residents to be on the lookout for ticks.  Last year seemed to me to be one of the worst tick …
Horse Owners Beware
Horse owners across the state of New York should make sure their horses are vaccinated against Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) as well as the West Nile Virus.