CWD

Two classes scheduled in October and November The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, Texas Animal Health Commission, and Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service have partnered to offer two chronic wasting disease (CWD) sample collector training classes in the Panhandle and

Action taken in response to disease discovery in roadkill whitetail The Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission has approved expansion of the state’s chronic wasting disease (CWD) Panhandle Containment Zone following the discovery of the disease earlier this year in a

First CWD case discovered in Texas Panhandle whitetail Texas Parks and Wildlife Department reports a roadkill white-tailed deer collected by agency personnel on U.S. Highway 87 between Dalhart and Hartley has tested positive for chronic wasting disease. This marks the

CWD Sample Collector Training in Texas Panhandle and Trans-Pecos The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, Texas Animal Health Commission, and Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will coordinate chronic wasting disease postmortem sample collector training in the Panhandle and Trans-Pecos. Sign

New CWD case found in live-tested deer Officials have confirmed a new case of chronic wasting disease (CWD) in a captive white-tailed deer at another breeding facility in Medina County. The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) and Texas Animal

Agency tested nearly 10,000 samples for CWD Texas recorded a couple of unwanted firsts for chronic wasting disease (CWD) during statewide surveillance efforts for the 2016-17 collection year. A free-ranging whitetail and a free-ranging elk tested positive for the disease.

State taking steps and following plan to deploy early detection and containment strategy Texas Parks and Wildlife Department reports they’ve found chronic wasting disease in a 1 1/2 –year-old white-tailed buck submitted for sampling in Medina County. This marks the

Training starts Oct. 5 Texas Parks and Wildlife Department wants you to learn how to be a citizen scientist. TPWD, along with the Texas Animal Health Commission (TAHC) and Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service have partnered to offer chronic wasting

Meetings in Dalhart, Amarillo The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD), in partnership with Texas Animal Health Commission (TAHC) and Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, has set two informational meetings to help educate landowners, hunters, and the public in the

The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) is seeking public comment on proposed rules establishing chronic wasting disease (CWD) zones and restricting movement of live deer authorized under TPWD permits to or from properties within those zones. The proposed rules