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Deadly virus reemerges across rabbit and hare populations in four counties
The virus first emerged in China in 1984 and a new strain in recent years has proved more potent.
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Suspension of hare coursing licences lifted in areas not affected by deadly virus
The suspension was announced in August after a number of cases of RHD2 were confirmed in Ireland.
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Presence of deadly rabbit and hare disease confirmed in six counties across Ireland
Cases of the disease have been found in Cork, Clare, Leitrim, Offaly, Wicklow and Wexford.