Fifth WNV Case in Kentucky

A new case of West Nile virus (WNV) was confirmed today (Aug. 24) in Nelson County, Kentucky, according to Rusty Ford, Equine Programs Manager in the Kentucky State Veterinarian's office. This is the second WNV case confirmed in that county, and the fifth confirmed in the state this year.

The yearling Morgan colt was euthanatized. Onset of his clinical signs was Aug. 10.


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