Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE)

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Maryland Owners Urged to Keep Horses' Vaccinations Updated

August 25, 2016

Preventing disease is less expensive than treating it, so officials are encouraging horse owners to be proactive.... Read More

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New Jersey, South Carolina Confirm New Equine EEE Cases

August 22, 2016

This is New Jersey's first case of 2016. Two new cases bring South Carolina's total to 14 for the year.... Read More

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Virginia Confirms Fifth, Sixth Cases of Equine EEE for 2016

August 19, 2016

Both horses were from Suffolk and were euthanized. Neither had up-to-date vaccinations.... Read More

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Texas Confirms Six New Equine West Nile Cases

August 16, 2016

The laboratory also confirmed one case of Eastern equine encephalitis in a horse residing in Orange County.... Read More

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Louisiana Horse Owners: Vaccinate Against EEE, WNV

August 15, 2016

So far in 2016, five Louisiana horses have died as a result of Eastern equine encephalitis.... Read More

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Fourth Case Reported of EEE in a Virginia Horse This Year

August 09, 2016

The 6-year-old Tennessee Walking Horse mare from Hopewell was euthanized because of the disease.... Read More

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Tennessee Horse Tests Positive for EEE

August 03, 2016

The affected horse from Madison County did not survive.... Read More

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South Carolina Reports Two New Equine EEE Cases

July 28, 2016

Neither horse had been vaccinated according to label instructions and neither survived.... Read More

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Florida Confirms New EEE Case in Washington County Horse

July 21, 2016

The adult pony, which had no known vaccine history and no recent travel history, was euthanized July 9.... Read More

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South Carolina Confirms Ninth Equine EEE Case of 2016

July 18, 2016

The unvaccinated 5-year-old Mustang mare residing in Berkley County did not survive.... Read More

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Florida Confirms Twelfth Equine EEE Case for 2016

July 15, 2016

The affected horse, an unvaccinated 8-year-old mustang mare, was euthanized July 7.... Read More

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Additional Equine EEE Cases Confirmed in South Carolina

July 13, 2016

The state veterinarian's office reported three new cases on July 12, bringing the state's 2016 case count to eight.... Read More

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Virginia Reports Second Equine EEE Case for 2016

July 12, 2016

The affected horse, a Thoroughbred from Suffolk, had been vaccinated and is recovering.... Read More

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Vector-Borne Diseases' Emergent Threat for Horses

July 06, 2016

Many diseases were once considered geographically restricted. But disease migration has eliminated that complacency.... Read More

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2016 EEE Case Counts on the Rise in Several States

July 05, 2016

The current equine case counts stand at one in North Carolina, five in South Carolina, and 11 in Florida.... Read More

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Virginia Confirms First Equine EEE Case for 2016

June 30, 2016

The Saddlebred mare from Suffolk was euthanized June 23. Her vaccination record is unknown.... Read More

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WNV-Positive Florida Horse Also had EEE

June 30, 2016

Officials reported June 30 that the horse from Osceola County appears to have been infected with both viruses.... Read More

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EEE, WNV Confirmed in Florida Horses

June 28, 2016

A Polk County horse tested positive for EEE while a Osceola County contracted WNV. Neither had a vaccination history.... Read More

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EEE Reported in Florida, South Carolina Horses

June 27, 2016

Six Florida horses and four South Carolina horses have tested positive for EEE thus far in 2016.... Read More

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North Carolina Horse Owners Urged to Vaccinate

June 23, 2016

Eastern equine encephalitis was confirmed in horses in a South Carolina county that borders North Carolina.... Read More

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Chatham Co., Georgia, Owners: Protect Horses from EEE

June 17, 2016

Chatham County Mosquito Control has detected EEE in mosquito populations in the western part of the country.... Read More

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EEE Confirmed in Young Palm Beach County, Florida, Horse

June 07, 2016

The 14-month-old vaccinated Arabian began showing clinical signs began on May 31 and was euthanized the same day.... Read More

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Maine Horse Owners: Vaccinate Horses Now

June 04, 2016

State officials say now's the time to vaccinate horses against rabies, Eastern equine encephalitis, and West Nile virus.... Read More

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South Carolina Confirms First Equine EEE Case for 2016

May 24, 2016

The affected horse from Horry County has been euthanized.... Read More

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Massachusetts Horse Owners Urged to Vaccinate

May 23, 2016

Officials advise owners to ensure horses are protected from West Nile virus and Eastern equine encephalitis.... Read More