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Non-Neurologic EHV-1 Quarantine Released in Monterey Co.

April 05, 2012

The facility in Monterey County, Calif., has been under quarantine since mid-March.... Read More

Seven people contracted the hendra virus from horses since its discovery in 1994.

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Hendra Virus Update

April 04, 2012

In recent years, a deadly disease--hendra virus--has been making waves in the Australian equine industry.... Read More

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New Case of Non-Neurologic EHV-1 Confirmed in California

April 02, 2012

The mare displayed mild neurologic signs, and is considered a secondary exposure from the HITS Thermal show.... Read More

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Looking Back: 2011 EHV-1 Outbreak

March 31, 2012

More than 2,000 horses were exposed to EHV-1 during the 2011 outbreak, which originated in Ogden, Utah.... Read More

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EHV-1 Reported in Washington State

March 30, 2012

The four EHV-1 positive horses are from two separate facilities, both of which are under voluntary quarantine.... Read More

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Additional Calif. Horse Positive for Non-Neurologic EHV-1

March 26, 2012

The most recently confirmed horse displayed mild neurologic signs before testing positive for the disease.... Read More

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Strangles Confirmed at New York Harness Racetrack

March 26, 2012

Live racing has been canceled due to a strangles outbreak on the backside at Saratoga Casino and Raceway.... Read More

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California Non-Neurologic EHV-1: Surveillance Continues

March 19, 2012

The CDFA recommends owners of potentially exposed horses continue monitoring animals for signs of disease.... Read More

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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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CDFA Releases 'Biosecurity for Equine Events' Toolkit

March 12, 2012

The toolkit provides equine event organizers with equine biosecurity and infectious disease information.... Read More

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African Horse Sickness Hits Swaziland

March 08, 2012

Three horses from Swaziland are dead after contracting African horse sickness, according to an OIE report.... 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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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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Biosecurity e-Session Date Announced by Equine Guelph

February 01, 2012

A two-week Equine Biosecurity e-Session will be available April 16 - 29 for $75 (plus HST) per person.... 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 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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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