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Birds at premises near Gretna will be humanely culled to limit the risk of the disease spreading.
The Scottish SPCA has seen an 825% rise in the number of birds arriving in its care.
Restrictions have been imposed locally on poultry, eggs and manure after the H5N1 strain was identified in Fife.
Outbreak of avian influenza at premises in Fife comes just two months after cases were identified in Orkney.