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Oregon's First Equine WNV Case of 2012 Confirmed

August 24, 2012

The affected horse was identified in Klamath County, Ore. It is the state's first equine WNV case of 2012.... Read More

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Kentucky Equine West Nile Case Tally Rises to Seven

August 24, 2012

Neither horse--a 6-year-old Palomino gelding and a 3-year-old Quarter Horse gelding--was vaccinated.... Read More

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Two Montana Horses Positive for WNV

August 23, 2012

Neither horse was vaccinated against the disease, and both were euthanized due to disease progression.... Read More

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Kentucky, California Report more WNV-Positive Horses

August 22, 2012

Five cases have been confirmed in Kentucky and six have been confirmed in California.... Read More

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Wisconsin Confirms First Two Equine EEE Cases of 2012

August 22, 2012

The horses, both from northern Wisconsin, were confirmed positive via blood tests on Aug. 21.... Read More

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Kentucky Reports Fourth Equine WNV Case of 2012

August 21, 2012

The Arabian colt from Scott County received a vaccination in March, but did not receive a follow-up booster.... Read More

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Rain Increases Risk of WNV, EEE among Wisconsin Horses

August 20, 2012

EEE and WNV have stricken hundreds of horses in Wisconsin since 2001.... Read More

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Increased Equine West Nile Virus Activity in 2012

August 18, 2012

More than 70 equine West Nile virus cases have already been diagnosed in the United States in 2012.... Read More

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Illinois Confirms First Equine WNV Case of 2012

August 17, 2012

A horse in Jackson County has tested positive for WNV, the first in the state to do so since 2010.... Read More

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Five Cases of Equine WNV Reported in Colorado in 2012

August 16, 2012

The WNV positive horses are from Fremont, Weld, Montrose (2), and Larimer counties.... Read More

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Kentucky's Second Equine WNV Case of 2012 Confirmed

August 14, 2012

The affected horse--an 18-year-old Tennessee Walking Horse from Laurel County--had no WNV vaccination history.... Read More

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N.J. Horse WNV-Positive; Officials Encourage Vaccination

August 14, 2012

An 11-year-old Quarter Horse mare from Salem County has tested positive for West Nile virus (WNV).... Read More

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Equine Rabies Refresher

August 09, 2012

Equine rabies is invariably fatal once contracted, but preventable if proper steps are taken.... Read More

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Iowa's First Two Equine WNV Cases of 2012 Confirmed

August 08, 2012

Two horses from Johnson County, Iowa, have tested positive for West Nile virus.... Read More

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California Confirms Fourth Equine WNV Case of 2012

August 06, 2012

The 3-year-old unvaccinated filly from Fresno County is recovering, the CDFA said.... Read More

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Kentucky Confirms First Equine WNV Case of 2012

August 03, 2012

The affected horse was not vaccinated against WNV and has since been euthanized.... Read More

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Two More Equine West Nile Cases Confirmed in California

August 02, 2012

All three confirmed WNV cases were unvaccinated, the CDFA reported.... Read More

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EEE Detected in Alabama Horses

August 01, 2012

Four EEE cases have been confirmed in Dallas County, Ala.... Read More

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How Much Does a Horse Cost?

August 01, 2012

A look at what it really costs to own a horse besides the initial purchase price.... Read More

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California Confirms First Equine WNV Case of 2012

July 31, 2012

The 2-year-old unvaccinated filly began displaying severe neurologic signs was euthanized.... Read More

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Diagnosing and Managing Tetanus and Botulism in Horses

July 31, 2012

Vaccination reduces horses' risk of contracting tetanus and botulism, two often-fatal diseases.... Read More

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New York Confirms First Equine EEE Case of 2012

July 30, 2012

The 8-year-old gelding, who became sick and died on July 23, had no vaccination history.... Read More

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Louisiana Horse Owners Warned about EEE, WNV Threats

July 23, 2012

Eight West Nile virus and 10 Eastern equine encephalitis cases have been confirmed in Louisiana this year.... Read More

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Oklahoma State Health Officials Warn of WNV Resurgence

July 20, 2012

Oklahoma's last confirmed WNV case came in Sept. 2009 when a horse from Cherokee County tested positive.... Read More

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North Carolina Confirms First EEE Cases of 2012

July 18, 2012

Two unvaccinated horses were euthanized this month after contracting the mosquito-borne disease.... Read More