Bird cages at a teahouse on the Wushan Mountain, in Hangzhou, where local people like to walk their birds. Photo: Simon Song Bird cages at a teahouse on the Wushan Mountain, in Hangzhou, where local people like to walk their birds. Photo: Simon Song
Bird cages at a teahouse on the Wushan Mountain, in Hangzhou, where local people like to walk their birds. Photo: Simon Song
H7N9 virus

Bird fanciers in Yangtze River Delta defy virus warnings

Although the Yangtze River Delta is at centre of H7N9's spread, people there continue to keep birds as pets, as they have done for centuries

Topic |   H7N9 virus
Bird cages at a teahouse on the Wushan Mountain, in Hangzhou, where local people like to walk their birds. Photo: Simon Song Bird cages at a teahouse on the Wushan Mountain, in Hangzhou, where local people like to walk their birds. Photo: Simon Song
Bird cages at a teahouse on the Wushan Mountain, in Hangzhou, where local people like to walk their birds. Photo: Simon Song
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