Disease Outbreaks

Rabies outbreak in cattle, Samtse


On 11th May, 2017', a cow at Bahun Tar village of Sang-Nga-Choling geog in Samtse Dzongkhag showed signs of Rabies and died 3 days later (14th May 2017). It was confirmed to be rabid by field laboratory tests. Read More

Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) outbreak in Chukha


On 4th May, 2017, 116 cattle belonging to migratory herds of Habaylakha, Layna, Tshangkap and Epji of Lokchina geog under Chukha Dzongkhag are affected by FMD. Six calves and two cows died from the disease till date... Read More

Suspected Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) outbreak in Samtse


On 3rd April, 2017, an outbreak of FMD has been suspected in cattle at Peuna Kharkha, Denchukha geog, Samtse. In a herd of 70 animals, 20 showed signs of FMD. Control measures including ban on the movement of animals and animal products have been implemented... Read More

Rabies outbreak in cattle at Balatung, Sarpang


On 5th April, 2017, a cow at Balatung village, Singye geog under Sarpang Dzongkhag was confirmed to be rabid by laboratory tests after it showed signs of rabies. Control measures are in place. Read More

Suspected case of Haemorrhagic Septicemia (HS) in cattle at Sampheling


On 27th March, 2017, a cow suspected of Haemorrhagic Septicaemia (HS), died at Gurungdara, Sampheling geog, Chukha. There are about 60 animals at risk in the village and control measures are in place. Read More

Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) outbreak in Samtse


An outbreak of Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) in cattle was reported on 8th March 2017, although signs of FMD were observed by the owner on 26th February, 2017. One cattle is affected in Dangragoan village and five cattle are affected in Devithan village... Read More

News & Events

Mass Dog Sterilization and Vaccination


NDPM&RCP is conducting a 2-week long mass dog vaccination and sterilization campaign at the National Animal Hospital, Chubachu from 27th June 2017 to 12th July 2017. Read More

Bhutanese delegates at the OIE General Session


Bhutan is represented at the 85th General Session of the OIE at Paris by Hon'ble Director General and Chief Veterinary Officer of the Department of Livestock and the Program Director of National Centre for Animal Health. Read More

Notification

Tender document

(The National Centre for Animal Health, Serbithang, Thimphu would like to invite sealed quotation from the interested and eligible supplier for the supply of Laboratory Equipment for the FY: 2016 – 2017) Tender document and Price schedule attached.

Posted on Feb/20/2017  

Tender documents 2016 - 2017

The National Centre for Animal Health, Serbithang, Thimphu would like to invite sealed quotation fro m interested and eligible suppliers for the supply of Laboratory Diagnostic Kits for the FY: 2016 - 2017...

Posted on Sep/24/2016  

Publications

Foot and Mouth Disease Control Document 2016

Foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) is a highly infectious viral disease of cloven-hoofed species characterized by fever and vesicles in the mouth and on the muzzle, teats, and feet...

Posted on Jan/05/2017  

NCAH Annual Progress Report for FY 2015-2016

The NCAH Annual Progress Report for the FY 2015-2016 has been published...

Posted on Dec/28/2016