Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE)

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Kentucky Horse Dead from EEE

August 27, 2013

This is the first confirmed case of EEE affecting a horse in Kentucky since 2008.... Read More

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New Jersey Confirms First Equine EEE Case of 2013

August 20, 2013

The 7-year-old Cape May County gelding was euthanized after developing neurologic signs consistent with EEE. ... Read More

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EEE Confirmed in Maryland Horse

August 16, 2013

A case of Eastern equine encephalitis (EEE) has been confirmed in a horse in Worcester County, Md. ... Read More

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EEE Confirmed in Van Buren County, Mich., Mare

August 16, 2013

An unvaccianted 12-year-old mare from Van Buren County tested positive for EEE.... Read More

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Vaccination can Help Prevent Equine Deaths from EEE

August 05, 2013

A total of seven horses have tested positive for EEE in North Carolina thus far in 2013.... Read More

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EEE Confirmed in Belchertown, Mass., Horse

August 01, 2013

On July 31 the MDPH announced that a Belchertown horse tested positive for Eastern equine encephalitis. ... Read More

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Rain Brings Out Mosquitoes, Heightened Equine Disease Risk

July 21, 2013

A large mosquito population elevates the need for horse owners to vaccinate their animals against EEE and WNV.... Read More

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More than a Dozen EEE Cases Reported in Florida

July 18, 2013

Officials have received reports of more than a dozen EEE cases among horses so far this year.... Read More

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Louisiana Horse Tests Positive for Both EEE, WNV

July 18, 2013

The 2-year-old horse was euthanized after testing positive for both EEE and WNV.... Read More

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South Carolina Foal Confirmed EEE-Positive

July 02, 2013

A South Carolina foal tested positive for EEE last week, marking that state's first case of 2013. ... Read More

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N.Y. Owners Encouraged to Vaccinate Horses against Diseases

June 25, 2013

In 2012, two cases of EEE were reported in New York horses, as well as seven WNV cases. ... Read More

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N.C. Horse Owners Urged to Vaccinate against WNV, EEE

May 13, 2013

In 2012, there were 20 cases of EEE and three cases of WNV in North Carolina horses reported.... Read More

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La. Horse Owners Urged to Prepare for EEE, WNV

April 28, 2013

Animal health officials are urging horse owners to vaccinate their animals for both EEE and WNV. ... Read More

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International Equine Disease Report, Fourth Quarter 2012

April 23, 2013

Reported diseases include contagious equine metritis, strangles, influenza, equine herpesvirus, and more.... Read More

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Va. Horse Owners Urged to Consider WNV, EEE, Rabies Vaccines

April 19, 2013

Animal health officials are urging horse owners talk with vets about vaccinating against WNV, EEE, and rabies.... Read More

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Remember WNV, EEE in Horses' Spring Vaccines

March 20, 2013

As the spring vaccination season approaches, consider have horses vaccinated against WNV and EEE.... Read More

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Triaging Acute Equine Neurologic Emergencies

March 19, 2013

One veterinarian reviewed the steps in triaging acute equine neurologic emergencies in the field.... Read More

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International Equine Disease Report, Third Quarter 2012

January 11, 2013

Diseases reported include contagious equine metritis, equine herpesvirus, piroplasmosis, and more.... Read More

Your veterinarian will help create a vaccination plan to keep your horse's immune system strong. What's right for your horse depends on his age, health history, and exposure to other animals, as well as your location.

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Equine Infectious Neurologic Diseases Table Topic (AAEP 2012)

January 02, 2013

The discussion focused on four continuing problems: EHM, EPM, WNV, and other encephalitides.... Read More

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2012 Equine WNV, EEE Case Totals Steady

December 13, 2012

At the most recent update, APHIS reported 609 equine WNV cases nationwide and 206 cases of equine EEE in 2012.... Read More

Your veterinarian will help create a vaccination plan to keep your horse's immune system strong. What's right for your horse depends on his age, health history, and exposure to other animals, as well as your location.

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Equine WNV, EEE Case Totals Continue to Rise

November 12, 2012

As of Nov. 6, the USGS indicated that the WNV and EEE totals had risen to 620 and 204, respectively.... Read More

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Snakes Linked to Spread of Equine Encephalitis Virus

October 27, 2012

Recent research proved snakes harbor the Eastern equine encephalitis virus and play a role in transmission.... Read More

Your veterinarian will help create a vaccination plan to keep your horse's immune system strong. What's right for your horse depends on his age, health history, and exposure to other animals, as well as your location.

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Is it Too Late to Vaccinate my Horse?

October 06, 2012

Life-threatening diseases are out there, and the best way to help protect your horse is to vaccinate.... Read More

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New Equine EEE, WNV Cases Reported in Mass., Ill.

October 04, 2012

Officials in Massachusetts and Illinois have reported additional equine cases of EEE and WNV.... Read More

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EEE Detected in Cleburne County, Ala., Horse

September 28, 2012

At least one equine EEE case has been confirmed in Heflin, Ala.... Read More