Disease Outbreaks

Infectious Bursal Disease outbreak Tsirang Dzongkhag

Infectious Bursal Disease (IBD) outbreak has occurred at Dangragoan village, Semjong Geog under Tsirang Dzongkhag on 10th June 2016. A total of 255 birds have died and affected 1500 birds. The birds were affected at the age of 4 weeks old... Read More

FMD outbreak at Tsebji village, Naja Geog, Paro

There is an outbreak of FMD in cattle at Tsebji village under Naja Gewog, Paro. Three of the 11 cattle in a herd was affected with a disease on 21 May 2016. The herd have migrated from Mondokha village, Dungna geog under Chukha and arrived Tsebji on 20 May 2016... Read More

Gumboro outbreak in Thimphu Dzongkhag

Infectious Bursal Disease (IBD) outbreak has occurred in semi commercial farm in Dalukha village, Genekha Geog under Thimphu Dzongkhag on 6th May 2016. A total of 94 pullets of three and four weeks age died... Read More

Rabies cases in a cattle and a dog in Phuentsholing & Samtse

Two cases of rabies were reported in a pet dog (local, male) at Phuentsholing Gewog (Khareney village) on 15/4/2016 and in a cattle (heifer) at Lamatar village in Samtse on 19/4/2016. Both cases were tested positive to rabies virus by rapid antigen test and FAT and were detected in the border areas... Read More

FMD Outbreak at Bichgoan, Nichula Gewog, Dagana

FMD outbreak in cattle had been reported at Bichgoan village, Nichula Gewog, Dagana Dzongkhag on 10 April 2016. A total of nine cattle have been affected with the disease in five household. Nichula shares open border with India... Read More

IBD outbreak in Poultry at Patsahaling Gewog, Tsirang

IBD outbreak in one of the poultry farm was reported on 8 April 2016 at Patshaling Toed village, Patshaling Gewog, Tsirang. A total of 90 birds have died as of 11 April 2016. The source of the disease is unknown and the detail investigation ongoing... Read More

News & Events

Review and Planning workshop

National Centre for Animal Health, Serbithang conducted the review and planning workshop on 19th July 2016 at the conference hall. The main objective of the workshop was to review the plan activities of the fiscal year 2015- 2016 and to plan the work activities of the 2016 – 2017. After the presentation of the review work by the respective unit in charges, Program Director and the chairman of the meeting commended on the very successful implantation and congratulated all the staff involved for each activities... Read More

Senior Researcher from National Institute of Infectious Diseases, Japan visited NCAH, Serbithang

Dr. Yoshihiro Kaku, Senior Researcher from the National Institute of Infectious Diseases, Japan is currently in the country to initiate scientific and technical collaboration in the areas of zoonotic diseases. He visited National Centre for Animal Health, Serbithang on 19th July 2016. Both the institutions from Bhutan and Japan made the presentation on institutional profile as a prelude to discussion on collaborative research areas... Read More


Tender Document

National Centre for Animal Health, Serbithang is pleased to invite sealed tender from eligiable suppliers for the supply of the following items for the years 2016 to 2017: office stationaries ane electrical items General maintainance charges and vehicles tyres and tubes.

Posted on Jul/18/2016  

Vacancy Re-announcement

The National Centre for Animal Health, Department of livestock, Ministry of Agriculture & Forests invites application from Bhutanese Nationals for the following post for immediate recruitment...

Posted on Jul/04/2016  


Three Dissertation of CNR graduates supported by NCAH Serbithang

Three dissertation of the graduates of the College of Natural Resources, Lobesa were supported by National Centre for Animal Health, Serbithang during the financial year 2015 - 2016...

Posted on Jul/22/2016  

Revised Status of Notifiable Animal Disease in Bhutan 2014

Revised Status of Notifiable Animal Disease in Bhutan 2014 is released after slide correction on Rabies disease...

Posted on Aug/03/2015