As a result of their beautiful and very warm pelts, mink are highly prized in the fur industry. As a result, hundreds or thousands of them are kept on fur farms. The animals are bred and young mink are bought. In this way as well as via the food, poor hygiene or via living or non-living vectors pathogens can be transported into the farms, which can quickly spread diseases among the company (= group of mink) due to their dense numbers. As a result, the animals in the company should be vaccinated against the major infectious diseases. These are:
The relevant vaccines are available from IDT Biologika.