Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD)

Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) is a disease that affects the nervous system in white-tailed deer, mule deer, red deer, elk, and moose.

Our featured experts are Dr. John Tomecek, Assistant Professor and Extension Wildlife Specialist, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service and Dr. Terry Hensley, Assistant Agency Director, Texas Veterinary Medical Diagnostic Laboratory (TVMDL).  They will cover what CWD is, its symptoms, testing, and potential impact to deer populations in Texas.  The talk will provide you with the latest information you need to know to be informed on the topic.