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Bird flu is highly lethal to some animals, but not to others. Scientists want to know why

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Bird Flu Lethality
June 14, 2024

NEW YORK (AP) — In the last two years, bird flu has been blamed for the deaths of millions of wild and domestic birds worldwide. It's killed legions of seals and sea lions, wiped out mink farms, and dispatched cats, dogs, skunks, foxes and even a polar bear.

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