West Nile Virus (WNV)

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CDA Issues 2012 Colorado Livestock Disease Recap

November 18, 2012

Equine herpesvirus-1, vesicular stomatitis, and West Nile virus were all confirmed in Colorado horses in 2012.... 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.

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Equine WNV, EEE Case Totals Continue to Rise

November 12, 2012

As of Nov. 6, the USGS indicated that the WNV and EEE totals had risen to 620 and 204, respectively.... Read More

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WNV Identified in Georgia Horse

October 18, 2012

A horse residing in Ben Hill County tested positive for the virus, officials announced Oct. 17.... Read More

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Texas Officials Report 72 Equine WNV Cases so far in 2012

October 15, 2012

Seventy-two horses residing in 49 Texas counties had been confirmed positive since the beginning of the year.... Read More

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Commentary: Take West Nile Risk Seriously

October 14, 2012

People need to take the WNV risk to themselves and their horses seriously. What are you willing to do?... Read More

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APHIS Reports more than 400 Equine WNV Cases Nationwide

October 10, 2012

The current equine WNV case total marks a 372% increase compared to last year's total.... 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.

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Is it Too Late to Vaccinate my Horse?

October 06, 2012

Life-threatening diseases are out there, and the best way to help protect your horse is to vaccinate.... Read More

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New Equine EEE, WNV Cases Reported in Mass., Ill.

October 04, 2012

Officials in Massachusetts and Illinois have reported additional equine cases of EEE and WNV.... Read More

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Equine West Nile Virus: An International Perspective

October 03, 2012

It's prevalent in the United States, but how does West Nile virus affect horses in other countries?... Read More

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Nationwide West Nile Case Count Continues to Rise

October 02, 2012

According to the USGS disease maps, 364 cases of equine WNV had been confirmed at last update (Sept. 25).... Read More

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N.Y. Officials Encourage Equine EEE, WNV Vaccinations

September 27, 2012

Two EEE cases and one WNV case have been confirmed in New York horses this year.... Read More

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California's 2012 Equine WNV Case Total Reaches 20

September 26, 2012

A 16-year-old horse from Yuba County and a 2-year-old horse from Shasta County were euthanized due to WNV.... Read More

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New California Equine WNV Case Brings State Total to 18

September 24, 2012

The 18-month-old unvaccinated Fresno County filly is reportedly recovering after testing positive for WNV.... Read More

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EEE Found in New Hampshire Horse

September 21, 2012

A horse in the Hillsborough County town of Derry was confirmed positive for Eastern equine encephalitis.... Read More

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Kentucky's Twelfth Equine WNV Case of 2012 Confirmed

September 19, 2012

The unvaccinated 5-year-old Tennessee Walking Horse gelding from Garrad County was euthanized Sept. 18.... Read More

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New Equine EEE, WNV Cases Confirmed Across Country

September 18, 2012

Summer might be winding down, but equine mosquito-borne disease case numbers continue to rise.... Read More

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Flood of Equine Encephalitis Cases Follow Hurricane Isaac

September 14, 2012

Mosquito-borne diseases in horses increase in wake of Hurricane Isaac.... 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.

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California's Eleventh Equine WNV Case of 2012 Confirmed

September 13, 2012

An unvaccinated 4-year-old gelding was euthanized after contracting the virus.... Read More

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New Equine WNV Cases Found in Connecticut, Florida, Kentucky

September 12, 2012

The number of equine West Nile virus (WNV) cases identified this year in the United States continues to rise.... Read More

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West Nile Virus Still a Threat to Horses

September 11, 2012

It's not too late for horse owners to help protect their horses against this life-threatening disease.... Read More

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California's Tenth Equine WNV Case of 2012 Confirmed

September 10, 2012

The unvaccinated 3-year-old Butte County filly was euthanized as a result of the disease.... Read More

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Ninth West Nile Virus Case Reported in Kentucky

September 05, 2012

A 5-year-old Tennessee Walking Horse with a West Nile virus vaccination history was euthanized on Sept. 3.... Read More

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Protecting Horses in Response to the Recent Increase in WNV

September 03, 2012

Protect horses by vaccinating against the disease and taking measures to prevent mosquito bites.... Read More

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Veterinarians Urge Vaccination against West Nile Virus

August 31, 2012

It's not too late to ensure your horse is properly vaccinated against the potentially deadly West Nile virus.... Read More

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Mosquito-Borne Disease and Your Horse

August 30, 2012

Veterinary experts answer questions about mosquito-borne diseases and your horse.... Read More