People chat at a pet bird market, Sunday, June 17, 2007, in Hong Kong after the deadly H5N1 strain of bird flu was found. The Hong Kong government closed a pet bird market Sunday after a bird there was found to be carrying the deadly H5N1 bird flu virus strain.
Credit: AP Photo/Lo Sai Hung
Veterinary service officers collect test tubes containing swabs as they conduct H5N1 avian influenza virus tests at an affected area in Kampung Paya Jaras Hilir, outside Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Wednesday, June 6, 2007. More than 1,300 birds have been culled in efforts to contain Malaysia's first reported outbreak of bird flu in more than a year.