Recent News for Neurologic Disease

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EEE Confirmed in Bruce County, Ontario, Horse

October 19, 2017

The 12-year-old unvaccinated mare was euthanized following the sudden onset and progression of neurologic signs.... Read More

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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

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Oklahoma Confirms Third Equine WNV Case of 2017

October 12, 2017

The vaccination history for the affected Quarter Horse mare from Kay County is unknown.... Read More

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Michigan's Upper Peninsula Reports Equine EEE Cases

October 12, 2017

Two unvaccinated horses from different farms in Marquette County tested positive for EEE and have been euthanized.... Read More

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Seventh Equine WNV Case of 2017 Confirmed in Idaho

October 11, 2017

The unvaccinated yearling Quarter Horse filly is responding to treatment.... Read More

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Additional EEE, WNV Cases Confirmed in New York Horses

October 11, 2017

An Oswego County horse tested positive for EEE and horses in Cayuga, Erie, and St. Lawrence counties contracted WNV. ... Read More

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Mosquito-Borne Diseases Found in Florida, Kentucky Horses

October 10, 2017

Florida horses tested positive for EEE and WNV and a Kentucky horse was euthanized after contracting WNV.... Read More

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Additional EEE, WNV Cases Confirmed in New Jersey Horses

October 09, 2017

A Cumberland County mare was euthanized due to EEE and a Salem County stallion is recovering from WNV.... Read More

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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

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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

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Michigan Reporting Additional Equine EEE, WNV Cases

September 30, 2017

To date, the state has confirmed four EEE cases and 14 WNV cases in horses.... Read More

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5 Ways to Protect Horses (and Humans) From Rabies

September 29, 2017

While rabies is fatal, the disease is also preventable. A veterinarian shares five tips to protect your and your horse.... Read More

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Rabies in Horses: Preventable but Still Invariably Fatal

September 27, 2017

Once an animal is affected, the disease is invariably fatal. However, rabies prevention is easy. Here's what to know. ... Read More

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Second New Jersey Horse Tests Positive for EEE

September 26, 2017

The 9-year-old Atlantic County mare had not been vaccinated against EEE for two years and is undergoing treatment.... Read More

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Poll Recap: Rabies Vaccination

September 26, 2017

Of the 854 respondents, 681 (80%) said their horses are currently vaccinated against rabies.... Read More

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CT Scans Allows Quantitative Wobbler Syndrome Evaluation

September 26, 2017

Quantitative information provides better data for determining treatment and prognosis, researchers said.... Read More

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Rabies in Horses: What to Know

September 25, 2017

Rabies is life-threatening to horses and humans. Learn about the disease and how to protect yourself and your horse.... Read More

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The Horse's Rabies Awareness Week Sponsored by Merck

September 24, 2017

The Horse and Merck have teamed to bring you rabies-related content Sept. 24-30, 2017.... Read More

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Ohio Confirms First Equine WNV Cases of 2017

September 16, 2017

Ohio also confirmed a case of EEE in an Ashtabula County horse on Aug. 24. ... Read More

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North Carolina Owners: Vaccinate Horses Against Rabies

September 16, 2017

Five cases of rabies have been confirmed in North Carolina livestock so far this year.... Read More

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Texas Owners: Vaccinate Against Mosquito-Borne Illnesses

September 15, 2017

The Texas Animal Health Commission is encouraging owners to vaccinate horses against WNV and EEE.... Read More

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Two Additional WNV Cases Confirmed in Kentucky

September 14, 2017

Neither affected horses was vaccinated against West Nile. Both are currently recovering.... Read More

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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

Horses at different life stages have a variety of immunization requirements.

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Fall Vaccines for Your Horse

September 12, 2017

Horses might need additional risk-based vaccines in the fall months, depending on location and activities. ... Read More

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Kentucky Confirms Sixth Equine WNV Case of 2017

September 11, 2017

The unvaccinated 13-year-old Tennessee Walking Horse gelding from Metcalfe County is reportedly recovering.... Read More