Influenza

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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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Florida EHV-1: Equine Influenza Confirmed at HITS Facility

March 06, 2013

Multiple horses exhibited clinical signs of influenza before testing positive for the disease.... Read More

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Oregon Horse Diagnosed with Equine Influenza

February 21, 2013

The mare recently arrived in Oregon from Texas and sold last weekend at an auction in Hermiston, Ore.... Read More

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What's in an OIE Reference Laboratory?

January 25, 2013

There are 236 OIE reference laboratories covering 112 animal diseases, including equine-specific ailments.... Read More

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Video Documents Rapid Spread of Equine Influenza

January 16, 2013

The video uses maps to help explain how equine influenza spread during the 2007 Australian outbreak.... 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

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Equine Influenza

November 14, 2012

Dr. Erin Denney-Jones explains how you can protect your horse from equine influenza.... Read More

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French Influenza Outbreak Traced to Irish Horse Sales

November 13, 2012

Several countries could be affected by the equine influenza virus transmitted during October horse sales.... Read More

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International Equine Disease Report, Second Quarter 2012

October 09, 2012

Equine influenza, equine herpesvirus, strangles, contagious equine metritis, and confirmed around the world.... Read More

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Safe and Healthy Equine Travels Start at Home

August 27, 2012

Whether traveling to an out-of-state show or a mile away to the park, good equine health care starts at home.... Read More

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Australian Equine Influenza Outbreak Lawsuit Planned

July 06, 2012

An Australian law firm is preparing a class action lawsuit surrounding the 2007 equine influenza outbreak.... Read More

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French Equine Influenza Outbreak Stabilizing

May 30, 2012

Only four Normandy breeding farms are under quarantine for the disease and events are continuing as planned.... Read More

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Vaccination to Control Equine Influenza During an Outbreak

May 19, 2012

Equine influenza vaccination strategies evaluated in a new study reduced new flu infections on average by 60%.... Read More

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Equine Influenza Hits FEI Event at La Baule, France

May 14, 2012

Show officials removed two horses from the show grounds after the animals tested positive for influenza.... Read More

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Equine Influenza Outbreak has FEI Competition on High Alert

May 11, 2012

No horses at the event have presented any signs of illness, but biosecurity measures have been implemented.... Read More

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Weather's Effect on Equine Influenza Transmission Studied

May 05, 2012

Researchers found several links between equine influenza transmission and weather patterns.... Read More

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International Equine Disease Report, Fourth Quarter 2011

April 09, 2012

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

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The Future of Equine Influenza

April 01, 2012

Researchers are striving to better understand this fast-spreading virus before its next next mutation.... Read More

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Effectiveness of On-Farm Biosecurity Measures Studied

February 20, 2012

The Australian equine influenza outbreak provided a unique opportunity to evaluate some biosecurity measures.... Read More

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FluVac Innovator Moves to Pfizer Animal Health

February 09, 2012

FluVac Innovator 4 is moving to the Pfizer label after the acquisition of Wyeth and Fort Dodge Animal Health.... Read More

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The Horse Trust Launches New Influenza Vaccination Policy

January 20, 2012

More travelling and visitors for residents, and the admission of rescue cases prompted the new policy.... Read More

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Outbreak Alert Helps in Fighting Equine Disease

December 09, 2011

Since June 2011, the program has provided notification of more than 500 equine disease reports to subscribers.... 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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Updating Equine Influenza Vaccines

October 09, 2011

Antigenic drift necessitates periodic vaccine updates to effectively combat new virus strains.... Read More

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Respiratory Disease Surveillance Study: Two-Year Results

July 26, 2011

The most common equine respiratory disease signs were nasal discharge, fever, depression, and coughing.... Read More

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International Equine Disease Report, First Quarter 2011

July 07, 2011

The International Collating Center, Newmarket, United Kingdom, and other sources reported the following ... Read More