Foreign Disease Equine Piroplasmosis Found in Five Florida Horses

Equine piroplasmosis was eradicated officially from Florida (and, thereby, the United States) in 1988. So it came as a shock to many people in the equine industry to hear that a horse in Florida was confirmed positive for the disease last week.

Now animal health officials are working to trace the source of this disease flare-up and contain it.

According to Mike Short, DVM, equine

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