Vaccinations

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Protect Horses Against Potomac Horse Fever

September 05, 2013

PHF can have serious complications, and the fatality rate in untreated cases can be up to 30%.... Read More

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EEE Case Reports Rolling In

September 05, 2013

Summer might be nearing its end, but reports of confirmed EEE cases keep rolling in.... Read More

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Kentucky Confirms Second Equine WNV Case of 2013

September 03, 2013

An unvaccianted 10-year-old Quarter Horse mare from Hopkins County tested positive for WNV late last week.... Read More

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Hendra Quarantine Lifted at New South Wales Property

September 03, 2013

The property was quarantined last month following the confirmation of the hendra virus in a horse and a dog.... Read More

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Montana Confirms Equine WNV Cases

September 03, 2013

Animal health officials are reminding equid owners statewide to watch for West Nile virus (WNV). ... Read More

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Potomac Horse Fever Confirmed in Ontario

August 21, 2013

Two Ontario, Canada, horses tested positive for Potomac horse fever (PHF) in early August.... Read More

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New Jersey Confirms First Equine EEE Case of 2013

August 20, 2013

The 7-year-old Cape May County gelding was euthanized after developing neurologic signs consistent with EEE. ... Read More

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EEE Confirmed in Maryland Horse

August 16, 2013

A case of Eastern equine encephalitis (EEE) has been confirmed in a horse in Worcester County, Md. ... Read More

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EEE Confirmed in Van Buren County, Mich., Mare

August 16, 2013

An unvaccianted 12-year-old mare from Van Buren County tested positive for EEE.... Read More

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Hong Kong to Accept Horses Vaccinated Against Hendra

August 16, 2013

Hong Kong will accept horses vaccinated against hendra virus, according to manufacturer recommendations.... Read More

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Colorado Confirms First Equine West Nile Case of 2013

August 15, 2013

A 3-month-old colt from Montezuma County, Colo., has tested positive for West Nile virus. ... Read More

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Vaccination can Help Prevent Equine Deaths from EEE

August 05, 2013

A total of seven horses have tested positive for EEE in North Carolina thus far in 2013.... Read More

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Equestrian NSW Announces Equine Hendra Vaccination Policy

July 30, 2013

The policy requires horses attending "hendra vaccinated events" to be fully vaccinated against the virus.... Read More

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Idaho Horses Test Positive for WNV

July 29, 2013

Two unvaccinated horses residing in western Idaho have tested positive for West Nile virus (WNV).... Read More

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Rain Brings Out Mosquitoes, Heightened Equine Disease Risk

July 21, 2013

A large mosquito population elevates the need for horse owners to vaccinate their animals against EEE and WNV.... Read More

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Equine Rabies Cases Reported in 2013

July 20, 2013

Vaccination can help prevent horses from contracting rabies, which is invariably fatal.... Read More

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West Nile: First Equine Cases Reported in 2013

July 17, 2013

Horse owners can help prevent WNV infections by managing mosquito populations and vaccinating horses.... Read More

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Potomac Horse Fever Cases Confirmed in Virginia

July 15, 2013

Several cases of Potomac horse fever have been confirmed in central Virginia, prompting an outbreak alert.... Read More

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New Hendra Case Confirmed on Queensland's Gold Coast

July 09, 2013

The newly confirmed hendra virus case is the fourth in Queensland this year. ... Read More

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Rattlesnake Bite Vaccine

July 08, 2013

Is the equine vaccine for snakebites effective against all rattlesnake species in the United States?... Read More

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New Hendra Case Confirmed in Queensland's Brisbane Valley

June 26, 2013

Officials are managing a new equine hendra virus case after a positive test result was received June 24. ... Read More

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N.Y. Owners Encouraged to Vaccinate Horses against Diseases

June 25, 2013

In 2012, two cases of EEE were reported in New York horses, as well as seven WNV cases. ... Read More

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The Importance of Vaccination

June 24, 2013

Why are vaccines important for the health of our horses?... Read More

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NSW Owners Encouraged to Vaccinate Horses against Hendra

June 23, 2013

Officials are encouraging horse owners to vaccinate their horses against the potentially deadly hendra virus.... Read More

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Grimes, Co., Texas Horse Tests Positive for WNV

June 20, 2013

The U.S. Geological Survey WNV disease map indicates this is the first equine WNV case reported this year.... Read More