Poll

Routine Vaccination?

How often do you vaccinate your horse for West Nile virus?

Once a year
62%
114
Twice a year
30%
54
When there is an outbreak
3%
5
Never
5%
10

Total votes cast: 183

Comments & Write-in Answers

Vet recommends 2x since outbreaks in our area

10/22/2012 4:05:40 PM

My horses live close to the St. Johns River in Florida. It is essential to vaccinate 2x or more.

10/19/2012 9:02:21 AM

one a year would do more often if outbreaks became prevelent in my area

10/18/2012 4:56:31 PM

2x/year; we have mosquitoes for much of the year

10/18/2012 7:32:42 AM

Vet recommended a fall booster in addition to the shot in the spring

10/17/2012 6:51:50 PM

Live in MI only neede one shot a year unless an outbreak, then would revaccinate again

10/17/2012 12:59:24 PM

Live in Arizona desert; we only have a threat during summer monsoon rains so vaccinate in May

10/17/2012 11:06:53 AM

in the spring, live in northern illinois

10/17/2012 9:23:30 AM

used to do it only in spring, but living in SE, vet recommeds 2X a year now

10/17/2012 9:02:23 AM

Once a year in the early spring.

10/17/2012 7:28:19 AM

spring & fall

10/17/2012 6:30:10 AM

We do not have WN outbreaks in Arizona

10/17/2012 1:07:57 AM

I vaccinate twice yearly when there is a bad local outbreak.

10/17/2012 12:41:04 AM

Once a year with the once-a-year vaccine

10/16/2012 9:20:28 PM

I dont trust the vaccines, Have seen death & serious issues with it.

10/16/2012 6:27:26 PM

Twice a year as recommended by our vet.

10/16/2012 5:11:36 PM

6 month follow up with booster's

10/16/2012 5:02:55 PM

I do titers before I vaccinate.

10/16/2012 3:49:15 PM

Spring and fall. Would do it more often, if I could!

10/16/2012 6:47:19 AM