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Scanning surveillance reports

Scanning surveillance reports are published to inform governments, the veterinary profession and livestock farming industries of new or re-emerging threats to animal health or changing trends among existing ones. They are compiled by APHA’s Surveillance Intelligence Unit and published on GOV.UK.

APHA disease surveillance reports collection

Veterinary Investigation Diagnosis Analysis (VIDA)

Annual report on data recorded by APHA and Scotland's Rural College on animal and bird diagnostic submissions in Great Britain.

  • VIDA (Link to GOV.UK)

Chemical food safety

Summary of investigations into chemical incidents on farms to ensure the health and welfare of livestock, and food safety, is protected.

APHA chemical food safety reports (livestock) (Link to GOV.UK)

Conference reports

Disease information reports




Domestic animals



Small ruminant

Archived disease information