Mississippi CWD News

MS – CWD Detected in Tippah and Alcorn Counties

12/31/2020 8:34:29 AMFrom MDWFP The Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks (MDWFP) recently received Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) positive test results for two hunter-harvested bucks from Tippah and Alcorn counties.  These are the first CWD-positive detections for these counties.  The samples are considered “suspect positive” through initial testing and Read more…

MS – UPDATE: Second Issaquena County White-tailed Deer Confirmed for CWD

11/29/2018 8:09:14 AM From MDWFP Issaquena – The Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks (MDWFP) received confirmation from the National Veterinary Services Laboratory that the hunter-harvested 2.5-year-old, female white-tailed deer voluntarily submitted in Issaquena County on November 1, 2018, tested positive for Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD).  “This deer was Read more…

MS – Chronic Wasting Disease Confirmed in Pontotoc County

10/30/2018 3:24:47 PM From MDWFP PONTOTOC – The Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks (MDWFP) received confirmation from the National Veterinary Services Laboratory that a white-tailed deer collected in Pontotoc County on October 8, 2018 tested positive for Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD).  MDWFP has established the Pontotoc CWD Management Zone that includes Pontotoc and Union counties and all portions Read more…

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TESTING LABORATORIES IN Mississippi

MS Veterinary Research and Diagnostic Laboratory System
College of Veterinary Medicine
3137 Highway 468 West
Pearl, MS 39208
Phone: 601-420-4700
Fax: 601-420-4719
http://www.cvm.msstate.edu/labs/mvrdl-pearl-ms

Locations Where CWD Was Found

Counties (Accurate as of 03/2019)

Benton, Issaquena, Marshall, Panola, Pontotoc, Tallahatchie

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