Quarantine

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Equine Infectious Disease Control in Developing Countries

December 17, 2011

Disease control in developing countries must be cost-effective, practical, and acceptable to livestock owners.... Read More

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Equine Piroplasmosis Table Topic (AAEP 2011)

December 12, 2011

Topics discussed included racetrack testing requirements, current testing options, and recent reerach results.... Read More

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Pigeon Fever Cases in Reported in Louisiana Horses

December 09, 2011

More than 30 cases of pigeon fever in horses have been recently identified in Louisiana.... 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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Appaloosa World Show Put on Hold Due to Sick Horse

October 26, 2011

The Appaloosa World Championship Show has been put on hold after a horse began exhibiting neurologic signs.... Read More

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Hendra Virus: Latest Confirmed Case Brings 2011 Total to 23

October 17, 2011

Another Australia horse has tested positive for hendra virus, bringing the nation's 2011 total to 23 cases.... Read More

Researchers know the flying fox transmits the deadly hendra virus to horses, but the exact method of transmission remains unclear.

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Hendra Virus: An Unprecedented Australian Outbreak

October 15, 2011

Australian health authorities are dealing with an unprecedented number and distribution of hendra cases.... Read More

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Record-Breaking Hendra Season Continues in Australia

October 11, 2011

A Queensland horse was euthanized after testing positive for hendra virus; national total stands at 22 cases.... Read More

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Number of Australian Horses Dead With Unknown Cause Hits 19

October 10, 2011

Nineteen horses have now died or been euthanized as the result of an unknown ailment, officials said.... Read More

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New Online Equine Biosecurity Risk Calculator Available

October 05, 2011

Equine Guelph (University of Guelph) recently introduced their new Equine Biosecurity Risk Calculator.... 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

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International Equine Disease Report, Second Quarter 2011

October 03, 2011

The International Collating Center, Newmarket, United Kingdom, and reported the following disease outbreaks.... Read More

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EHV-1 Quarantine Lifted at University of Tennessee

September 30, 2011

The EHV-1 quarantine at the UTVMC was lifted today (Sept. 30).... Read More

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Guidelines for Managing Hendra at Horse Events Released

September 29, 2011

The guidelines were released in response to Australia's deadliest hendra virus season in history.... Read More

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Tennessee EHV-1: No New Cases Reported

September 27, 2011

No new horses have been confirmed EHV-1 positive since Sept. 21 in connection with the Tennessee cases.... Read More

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25 Cases of EEE Confirmed in Wisconsin Horses

September 26, 2011

Twenty-five cases of Eastern equine encephalitis have been confirmed in Wisconsin horses since mid-August.... Read More

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EHV-1: California and Tennessee Case Counts Holding Steady

September 23, 2011

No new EHV-1 cases have been confirmed in California or Tennessee, statements from the CDFA and the UTVMC say.... Read More

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Additional Tennessee Horses Confirmed Positive for EHV-1

September 22, 2011

Five additional horses at the index case's home premises have tested positive for EHV-1 and are being treated.... Read More

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UT EHV-1: No New Cases; Informational Forum Scheduled

September 20, 2011

No new EHV-1 cases have been confirmed at UT. The informational forum will take place Sept. 21 at 7:00 p.m.... Read More

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UT Veterinary Medical Center Quarantined for EHV-1

September 19, 2011

An EHV-1 positive horse was admitted last week. No new cases have emerged at the medical center to date.... Read More

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Nine California Horses Confirmed EHV-1 Positive

September 16, 2011

Seven horses from one farm and two residing on another premises have tested positive for neurologic EHV-1.... Read More

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Eight California Horses Showing Signs of EHV-1

September 14, 2011

Eight additional horses in Tuolumne County are displaying clinical signs consistent of EHV-1.... Read More

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California Horse Confirmed EHV-1 Positive

September 13, 2011

A new case of neurologic EHV-1 was confirmed in California on September 12.... Read More

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Dutch Girl Contracts MRSA from Friesian Foal, Recovers

September 12, 2011

A Dutch girl recovered after having supposedly acquired an antibiotic-resistant staph infection from her foal.... Read More

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Creating a Horse Quarantine

September 12, 2011

Steps to take when introducing a new horse to your farm, and to reduce disease spread within your herd.... Read More