A white-tailed sea-eagle. Photograph: iStock

Farmers have been warned to take precautions after a white-tailed sea eagle was found dead of avian flu in Co Tipperary. The Department of Agricultu(...)

As with the original case last month, the strain of Avian Influenze H5N8 was discovered in a wigeon, this time in Co Galway. Photograph: Mark Stanley/Getty Images

A second case of bird flu has been confirmed in Ireland. As with the original case last month, the strain of Avian Influenza H5N8 was discovered in (...)

The wild duck – a wigeon – was found alive but unable to fly in Wexford town on December 28th. Photograph: Mark Stanley/Getty Images.

A confirmed case of avian bird flu has been detected in Co Wexford following a number of recent discoveries in Europe. The Department of Agriculture(...)