Sick or injured animals
- Australian bat lyssavirus and Hendra virus
These two viruses are carried by flying-foxes. However, transmission to humans is extremely rare. Learn about the best prevention methods.
- Frog Chytrid fungus
This is a deadly frog disease, which humans may help to spread. Learn how to spot a sick frog, and take precautions against the fungus.
- Necrotizing enteritis
This disease affects parrots, and is associated with poor hygene and artificial diets. Learn how to stop the spread of this disease in lorikeets.
- Psittacine circoviral (beak and feather) disease
The NSW Scientific Committee has declared psittacine circoviral (beak and feather) disease to be a 'key threatening process' in NSW. See its reasons for making this declaration.
Page last updated: 18 September 2015