Which animals are the most threatened by a prion disease?

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Scrapie is infectious and incurable. Recent studies suggest prions may be spread through urine and persist in the environment for decades. Scrapie occurs in Europe and North America, but to date, Australia and New Zealand (both major sheep-producing countries) are scrapie-free.
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Answers by country

cattle
cats
sheep
ducks
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flagthe United Kingdom
24%
24%
44%
4%
25
flagIndia
23%
32%
36%
5%
52
flagthe United States
32%
37%
21%
7%
114
flagPoland
35%
41%
17%
5%
4752
flagthe Philippines
20%
50%
10%
20%
10