RHD

Talking rabbits at Barwon Park

On Friday 7 August, RHD Boost rabbit researcher Tarnya Cox (IA CRC and NSW DPI) and Victorian biosecurity officer John Matthews visited Barwon Park to present at a Rabbit Information Session

RHD-Boost. Import and evaluate new rabbit haemorrhagic disease virus (RHDV) variants to strengthen rabbit biocontrol

The RHD Boost project sought to identify new RHDV variants with superior lethality to rabbits with partial protection from endemic Australian Rabbit Calicivirus (RCV-A1) and immunity and/or genetic resistance to […]

Population dynamics of wild rabbits after the occurrence of rabbit haemorrhagic disease in Victoria

After the occurrence of rabbit haemorrhagic disease (RHD) in Australia, rabbit populations declined but RHD was least effective in cool, moist, temperate areas. In southern Victoria, a single site capture-mark-recapture […]