Equine Herpesvirus (EHV)


Equine Herpesvirus-1 Refresher

February 27, 2013

Dr. Erin Denney-Jones gives us a refresher on equine herpesvirus-1 (EHV-1)... Read More


EHV-1 Confirmed in Utah Horses

February 27, 2013

The state veterinarian has issued a quarantine in Cache County following confirmation of EHV-1 cases.... Read More


Ocala EHV-1: Index Case Recovering, No New Cases Reported

February 25, 2013

HITS reported in a Feb. 25 statement that no new cases of the disease have been detected.... Read More


UK Graduate Student Spotlight: Kathryn Laura Smith

February 23, 2013

Smith's research focused primarily on the neurologic manifestation of equine herpesvirus 1 (EHV-1).... Read More


N.J. Horses Quarantined after Equine Herpesvirus Exposure

February 22, 2013

The New Jersey Department of Agriculture has quarantined two farms after horses at both were exposed to EHV-1.... Read More


Horse at Florida Show Diagnosed with EHV-1, Show Official Says

February 22, 2013

A horse at the HITS circuit reportedly has been diagnosed with the neurologic form of equine herpesvirus-1.... Read More


EHV-1 Positive Horse in Colorado Recuperates, Returns Home to Texas

February 08, 2013

Authorities have released all quarantine and hold orders related to a horse that tested positive for EHV-1.... Read More


Understanding the OIE's Role in Disease Prevention

February 02, 2013

The World Organization for Animal Health’s (OIE) standards help prevent the spread of infectious disease.... Read More


EHV-1 Confirmed in Horse at National Western Stock Show Rodeo

January 29, 2013

Colorado animal health authorities have placed a quarantine on seven horses including the index case.... Read More


What's in an OIE Reference Laboratory?

January 25, 2013

There are 236 OIE reference laboratories covering 112 animal diseases, including equine-specific ailments.... Read More


Two N.J. Horse Farms Quarantined for Neurologic EHV-1

January 23, 2013

Tests confirmed a horse from a Gladstone farm contracted the neurologic form of equine herpesvirus-1 (EHV-1).... Read More


Mules' Role as Shedders in California EHV-1 Outbreak

January 19, 2013

While equal percentages of horses and mules were exposed to EHV-1, no mules developed neurologic disease.... Read More


Hawthorne EHV-1 Quarantine Lifted; Oaklawn Ban Still in Effect

January 17, 2013

The EHV-1 quarantine has been lifted but Oaklawn Park is still not permitting Hawthorne horses on its grounds.... Read More


International Equine Disease Report, Third Quarter 2012

January 11, 2013

Diseases reported include contagious equine metritis, equine herpesvirus, piroplasmosis, and more.... Read More


LDAF Monitoring Horses Imported from Illinois

January 08, 2013

Owners must provide health certificates to the La. State Veterinarian's Office prior to the animal's entry.... Read More


Ky. Restricts Horse Movement from Ill. Due to EHV-1 Outbreak

January 04, 2013

All horses entering Kentucky from Illinois must have an entry permit issued by the KDA.... Read More


EHV-1 Confirmed in Michigan Standardbred Horse

January 03, 2013

The horse, who began showing neurologic signs of disease on Dec. 23, is recovering with veterinary care.... Read More

Your veterinarian will help create a vaccination plan to keep your horse's immune system strong. What's right for your horse depends on his age, health history, and exposure to other animals, as well as your location.


Equine Infectious Neurologic Diseases Table Topic (AAEP 2012)

January 02, 2013

The discussion focused on four continuing problems: EHM, EPM, WNV, and other encephalitides.... Read More


Hawthorne EHV-1 Quarantine Could be Lifted in January

December 28, 2012

The EHV-1 quarantine could be lifted around Jan. 10, track officials say.... Read More


Hawthorne EHV-1 Still Under Close Watch

December 19, 2012

Eighteen days have passed since the last EHV-1-related death at the racetrack.... Read More


Minnesota EHV-1: Large Animal Hospital Reopens

December 12, 2012

The UM Large Animal Hospital has discharged the final patients and reopened to business as usual.... Read More


EHV-1 Impacts Hawthorne Race Course Horsemen's Plans

November 30, 2012

A Nov. 26 positive EHV-1 test extends the Hawthorne quarantine until at least Dec. 24.... Read More


Study: EHV-1 Not Linked to Headshaking

November 30, 2012

Researchers recently tested if idiopathic headshaking in horses could be similar to a condition in humans.... Read More


Minnesota EHV-1: Horses Striding Towards Recovery

November 29, 2012

Two hospitalized horses have returned home after receiving treatment; a third continues to recover.... Read More


EHV-1 Outbreak Forces Hawthorne to Drop Seven Racing Days

November 28, 2012

The outbreak appears to be contained, but shipping restrictions have made it challenging to fill races.... Read More