Disease Information

Additional Disease Specific Resources

Prevention and Control
VHS Prevention Practices

Provides specific prevention recommendations for aquaculture operations to prevent the introduction and spread of VHS.

VHS Prevention Practices Checklist

Assessment checklist for your aquaculture operation.

VHS Response Package

This “response package” was developed to aid fish producers in preventing the introduction and spread of VHS to aquaculture facilities.

Disease Categories

The links in this section will take you to a list of other diseases for that same category (e.g. diseases affecting that species, in a specific region, etc.).

Species Affected
Agent Type


To cite the factsheets found on this website, the following information can be used:
Spickler, Anna Rovid. "Title of Factsheet." "Date of Factsheet (Last Updated)." At cfsph.iastate.edu/diseaseinfo/factsheets/