Negative Piroplasmosis Test Required for AQHA World Show

All horses competing at the American Quarter Horse Association (AQHA) World Show will now be required to test negative for the tick-borne disease equine piroplasmosis (EP) before being allowed to enter the show grounds. The mandate comes following a February 2011 recommendation from Tom Persechino, AQHA executive director of competition and breed integrity, and Ward Stutz, AQHA competition and

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