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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

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Additional EHV-1 Cases Confirmed in California

August 31, 2011

Two additional California horses tested positive for neurologic equine herpesvirus-1 (EHV-1) on Aug. 24.... Read More

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Tenth NSW Horse Tests Positive for Hendra

August 30, 2011

A tenth horse in New South Wales has tested positive for hendra virus, bringing the national total to 21.... Read More

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40 Arkansas Horses Test Positive for EIA

August 25, 2011

Forty horses from one Clarksville, Ark., farm have died or been euthanized after testing positive for EIA.... Read More

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Neurologic EHV-1 Confirmed in California Horse

August 24, 2011

A 15-year-old Oldenburg mare from Sonoma County tested positive for neurologic EHV-1 on Aug. 23.... Read More

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Newly Confirmed Hendra Case Brings Australian Total to 20

August 23, 2011

A Queensland horse was confirmed positive for hendra virus today, bringing the national total to 20 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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Three New Hendra Cases, 19 Total, Confirmed in Australia

August 18, 2011

Three new cases of hendra virus were confirmed Aug. 17 in New South Wales, bringing the national total to 19.... 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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Sixth Case of Hendra Virus Diagnosed in New South Wales

August 17, 2011

A sixth horse tested positive for hendra virus in Australia, bringing the total to 16 confirmed 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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Australian Hendra Quarantines Being Lifted

August 08, 2011

The quarantines on Australian facilities that housed hendra-positive horses are slowly being lifted.... Read More

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Neurologic EHV-1: An Overview

August 05, 2011

The neurologic form of EHV-1 is highly contagious in horses and multiplies within its host very rapidly.... 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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Governments Provide Additional Funding for Hendra Research

July 29, 2011

Queensland and New South Wales have both committed $3 million for hendra virus research.... 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 Confirmed in Dog

July 27, 2011

A dog on one of the hendra virus-affected properties in southern Queensland tested positive for the disease.... Read More