Tag: Rabbits

First Victorian casualties confirmed from new rabbit calicivirus release

CSIRO scientists have confirmed the first pest rabbits in Victoria to die from the newly-released Korean strain of calicivirus, known as RHDV1 K5. Two dead rabbits were found near a release site at Tanybryn, south-west of Melbourne, and another was found near a release site at Kaniva in western Victoria. The post First Victorian casualties… Read more »