Equine Herpesvirus (EHV)

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California Confirms Two Cases of Non-Neurologic EHV-1

March 16, 2012

Published reports indicate that both horses recently attended the HITS Desert Horse Show in Thermal, Calif.... Read More

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Equine Internal Medicine (AAEP 2011)

February 19, 2012

Dr. Steve Reed updates us on the internal medicine discussion at the 2011 AAEP convention.... Read More

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AAEP Release Guidelines on Equine Venereal Disease Control

February 15, 2012

The guidelines focus on controlling the transmission of EAV, CEM, and EHV-1.... Read More

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Calif., N.C. EHV-1 Quarantines Lifted

February 15, 2012

State animal health officials quaratined three premises in early to mid-January after confirming EHV-1.... Read More

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Colorado State Researchers Begin New EHV-1 Study

January 31, 2012

The study will look at how EHV-1 compromises the equine immune system upon entering the airway and throat.... Read More

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California EHV-1: One New Case Confirmed

January 26, 2012

The new Orange County case brings the California total to 16 positive horses. ... Read More

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California EHV-1: One New Premises, Five New Cases Confirmed

January 25, 2012

The CDFA does not believe the two situations are related and is investigating both outbreaks.... Read More

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California EHV-1: Euthanized Horse Necropsy Complete

January 24, 2012

Necropsy results indicate that it is highly unlikely one horse's recumbency was due to the EHV-1 infection.... Read More

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EHV-1: What We Know and What We Learned (AAEP 2011)

January 20, 2012

The multistate outbreak in 2011 illustrated the need for infectious disease control in the equine community.... Read More

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EHV-1 Confirmed in Ontario

January 20, 2012

One horse was euthanized after testing positive for the neurologic form of the virus in early January.... Read More

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EHV-1 California Outbreak Increases to 11 Confirmed Cases

January 20, 2012

Two more cases of equine herpesvirus-1 (EHV-1) have been confirmed today, with the two horses displaying... Read More

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California EHV-1: Case Total Rises to Nine

January 19, 2012

An additional horse was confirmed EHV-1-positive and another was euthanized in connection with the outbreak.... Read More

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University of Calgary Seeking Participation in EHV-1 Study

January 18, 2012

The goal is to identify factors associated with the outbreak in order to prevent and control outbreaks.... Read More

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Three Additional EHV-1 Cases Confirmed in California

January 18, 2012

Only one of the eight horses has displayed neurologic signs consistent with EHV-1 thus far.... Read More

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EHV-1 Inactivated Vaccine Efficacy Tested (AAEP 2011)

January 16, 2012

Past studies showed that vaccines were only sometimes effective in preventing development of viremia.... Read More

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California EHV-1 Case Total Rises to Five

January 16, 2012

All affected horses are quarantined on their home property and are receiving veterinary care.... Read More

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Biosecurity Can Help Prevent Spread of EHV-1 Infections

January 14, 2012

It's never too late to implement biosecurity protocol to help protect horses from potentially fatal diseases.... Read More

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California Confirms Three Cases of Neurologic EHV-1

January 13, 2012

The horses are currently quarantined on their home premises and are receiving veterinary treatment. ... Read More

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NC State Lifts Self-Imposed Restrictions Connected to EHV-1

January 12, 2012

The admission and discharge restrictions were put in place after an EHV-1-positive mare was hospitalized.... Read More

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Neurologic EHV-1 Confirmed in North Carolina Horse

January 06, 2012

The mare was taken to the College of Veterinary Medicine at North Carolina State University upon becoming ill.... Read More

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Advances in Equine Neurological Disease Symposium a Success

December 16, 2011

Featured topics included equine protozoal myeloencephalitis, wobbler syndrome, and neurologic herpesvirus.... 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

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New PCR Assay Reduces EHV-1 Testing Costs

November 17, 2011

The University of Kentucky has implemented a new real-time PCR assay for diagnosing EHV-1.... Read More

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Appaloosa World Show: EHV-1 Test Negative

October 26, 2011

Samples taken from a horse exhibiting neurologic signs at the World Championship show were negative for EHV-1.... Read More

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California EHV-1 Quarantines Released

October 05, 2011

The quarantines on two California farms after resident horses tested positive for EHV-1 have been lifted.... Read More