Equine Infectious Anemia (swamp fever, EIA)


International Equine Disease Report, Third Quarter 2017

January 16, 2018

Diagnosed diseases included strangles, EHV-1, equine influenza, rabies, tetanus, and Potomac horse fever, among others.... Read More


EIA Confirmed in Havelock, Quebec, Horse

November 27, 2017

The affected horse was tested prior to being moved to a new premises, officials said. The animal is now quarantined.... Read More


Monthly Equine Wellness Tips

November 19, 2017

Find a year's worth of tips to keep your horse healthy in every season.... Read More


EIA: What's the Big Deal?

November 17, 2017

Find out where veterinarians are seeing an uptick in equine infectious anemia cases.... Read More


Is Your Horse Safe From Equine Infectious Anemia?

November 01, 2017

Equine infectious anemia can destroy horses' red blood cells and cause weakness, anemia, and death.... Read More


EIA Confirmed in Gallatin County, Montana, Horses

October 27, 2017

Multiple horses on a single farm tested positive. The premises is quarantined and additional testing is underway.... Read More


International Equine Disease Report, Second Quarter 2016

October 19, 2017

Vets confirmed cases of EHV, influenza, African horse sickness, piroplasmosis, West Nile virus, and more.... Read More


West Nile, EIA Confirmed in Tennessee Horses

October 09, 2017

Horses in Davidson and Knox counties tested positive for WNV and a Bedford County horse tested positive for EIA.... Read More


Scientists Study 'Silent' EIA

October 08, 2017

Researchers say horses can carry EIA's causative virus for up to two years without a blood test returning positive.... Read More


KDA Animal Health to Hold Public Meeting to Discuss EIA

September 12, 2017

The meeting will allow local horse owners to learn more about EIA and the recent cases identified in southwest Kansas.... Read More


Two More Kansas Horses Confirmed EIA-Positive

September 02, 2017

One horse is located in Finney County and the other is located in Kearny County; both premises are under quarantine.... Read More


Equine Infectious Anemia Found in North Carolina Mule

August 25, 2017

The 14-year-old female mule from Johnston County has been euthanized.... Read More


Kansas Officials Monitoring EIA-Affected Facility

August 23, 2017

The Finney County property where six horses tested positive for EIA remains under quarantine.... Read More


Kansas Horse Health Alert: Horses Test Positive for EIA, WNV

August 21, 2017

The six EIA-positive horses will be euthanized. The WNV-positive horse has been euthanized.... Read More


International Equine Disease Report, First Quarter 2017

July 13, 2017

Confirmed diseases include influenza, EHV, strangles, nocardioform placentitis, piroplasmosis, EIA, and more.... Read More


USDA Releases Second Report From Equine 2015 Study

May 25, 2017

The report includes figures on equid use, vaccination, equid mortality rates, EIA testing, and more.... Read More


Additional Colorado Horses Test Positive for EIA

May 24, 2017

Horses on two epidemiologically linked premises in Weld County have also tested positive.... Read More


EIA, EHM, Strangles Confirmed in Colorado Horses

May 12, 2017

The state Department of Agriculture is working with the equine industry and veterinarians to contain the diseases.... Read More


EIA-Positive Horse Identified in Colorado

May 09, 2017

The horse has been euthanized and the index facility has been quarantined pending results of further testing.... Read More


Risk Mitigation Strategies for High-Performance Horses

May 02, 2017

The OIE has described management "pillars" to keep most diseases at bay for high-health, high-performance horses. ... Read More


Virginia Owners Advised to Have Horses Vaccinated

April 06, 2017

The state veterinarian's office says horse owners should check with their vets now regarding vaccination schedules.... Read More


International Equine Disease Report, Fourth Quarter 2016

April 06, 2017

Confirmed diseases include equine herpesvirus, West Nile virus, African horse sickness, strangles, influenza, and more.... Read More


Oklahoma Reports First EIA Case for 2017

March 17, 2017

The affected horse, an 8-year-old Quarter Horse gelding used in rodeo and roping events, was euthanized.... Read More


EIA Confirmed in Quebec Horse

February 05, 2017

A horse in the Lanaudiere region tested positive in January. This is Quebec's first positive EIA test since 2011.... Read More


EIA Confirmed in Illinois

January 13, 2017

A facility in northeast Illinois is quarantined after two horses that were stabled there returned positive EIA tests.... Read More