What is DAFT LAMB DISEASE?

Rare disease of sheep and goats induced by a togavirus. Pregnant ewes will often experience spontaneous abortion or give birth to weak lambs that develop long coat later in life. Lambs are usually deformed and walk un-coordinatedly as a result of chronic contraction of muscles.

DAFT LAMB DISEASE: "Daft lamb is disease associated with lesions in cerebellar cortex."

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