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CDFA Releases 'Biosecurity for Equine Events' Toolkit

March 12, 2012

The toolkit provides equine event organizers with equine biosecurity and infectious disease information.... Read More

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African Horse Sickness Hits Swaziland

March 08, 2012

Three horses from Swaziland are dead after contracting African horse sickness, according to an OIE report.... Read More

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Effectiveness of On-Farm Biosecurity Measures Studied

February 20, 2012

The Australian equine influenza outbreak provided a unique opportunity to evaluate some biosecurity measures.... Read More

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Calif., N.C. EHV-1 Quarantines Lifted

February 15, 2012

State animal health officials quaratined three premises in early to mid-January after confirming EHV-1.... Read More

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Biosecurity e-Session Date Announced by Equine Guelph

February 01, 2012

A two-week Equine Biosecurity e-Session will be available April 16 - 29 for $75 (plus HST) per person.... Read More

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California EHV-1: One New Case Confirmed

January 26, 2012

The new Orange County case brings the California total to 16 positive horses. ... Read More

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California EHV-1: One New Premises, Five New Cases Confirmed

January 25, 2012

The CDFA does not believe the two situations are related and is investigating both outbreaks.... Read More

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California EHV-1: Euthanized Horse Necropsy Complete

January 24, 2012

Necropsy results indicate that it is highly unlikely one horse's recumbency was due to the EHV-1 infection.... Read More

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EHV-1: What We Know and What We Learned (AAEP 2011)

January 20, 2012

The multistate outbreak in 2011 illustrated the need for infectious disease control in the equine community.... Read More

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EHV-1 California Outbreak Increases to 11 Confirmed Cases

January 20, 2012

Two more cases of equine herpesvirus-1 (EHV-1) have been confirmed today, with the two horses displaying... Read More

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California EHV-1: Case Total Rises to Nine

January 19, 2012

An additional horse was confirmed EHV-1-positive and another was euthanized in connection with the outbreak.... Read More

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University of Calgary Seeking Participation in EHV-1 Study

January 18, 2012

The goal is to identify factors associated with the outbreak in order to prevent and control outbreaks.... Read More

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Three Additional EHV-1 Cases Confirmed in California

January 18, 2012

Only one of the eight horses has displayed neurologic signs consistent with EHV-1 thus far.... Read More

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California EHV-1 Case Total Rises to Five

January 16, 2012

All affected horses are quarantined on their home property and are receiving veterinary care.... Read More

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Biosecurity Can Help Prevent Spread of EHV-1 Infections

January 14, 2012

It's never too late to implement biosecurity protocol to help protect horses from potentially fatal diseases.... Read More

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California Confirms Three Cases of Neurologic EHV-1

January 13, 2012

The horses are currently quarantined on their home premises and are receiving veterinary treatment. ... Read More

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NC State Lifts Self-Imposed Restrictions Connected to EHV-1

January 12, 2012

The admission and discharge restrictions were put in place after an EHV-1-positive mare was hospitalized.... Read More

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International Equine Disease Report Third Quarter 2011

January 10, 2012

Contagious equine metritis, dourine, influenza, and strangles were among the disease reported.... Read More

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Neurologic EHV-1 Confirmed in North Carolina Horse

January 06, 2012

The mare was taken to the College of Veterinary Medicine at North Carolina State University upon becoming ill.... Read More

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First Hendra Case of 2012 Confirmed in Queensland

January 05, 2012

The horse died on Tuesday (Jan. 3) and the positive result for the virus came back late last night (Jan. 4).... Read More

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Equine Infectious Disease Control in Developing Countries

December 17, 2011

Disease control in developing countries must be cost-effective, practical, and acceptable to livestock owners.... Read More

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Equine Piroplasmosis Table Topic (AAEP 2011)

December 12, 2011

Topics discussed included racetrack testing requirements, current testing options, and recent reerach results.... Read More

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Pigeon Fever Cases in Reported in Louisiana Horses

December 09, 2011

More than 30 cases of pigeon fever in horses have been recently identified in Louisiana.... Read More

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Outbreak Alert Helps in Fighting Equine Disease

December 09, 2011

Since June 2011, the program has provided notification of more than 500 equine disease reports to subscribers.... Read More

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Appaloosa World Show Put on Hold Due to Sick Horse

October 26, 2011

The Appaloosa World Championship Show has been put on hold after a horse began exhibiting neurologic signs.... Read More