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Researchers know the flying fox transmits the deadly hendra virus to horses, but the exact method of transmission remains unclear.

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Australian Hendra Quarantines Being Lifted

August 08, 2011

The quarantines on Australian facilities that housed hendra-positive horses are slowly being lifted.... Read More

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Neurologic EHV-1: An Overview

August 05, 2011

The neurologic form of EHV-1 is highly contagious in horses and multiplies within its host very rapidly.... Read More

Researchers know the flying fox transmits the deadly hendra virus to horses, but the exact method of transmission remains unclear.

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Governments Provide Additional Funding for Hendra Research

July 29, 2011

Queensland and New South Wales have both committed $3 million for hendra virus research.... Read More

Researchers know the flying fox transmits the deadly hendra virus to horses, but the exact method of transmission remains unclear.

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Hendra Virus Confirmed in Dog

July 27, 2011

A dog on one of the hendra virus-affected properties in southern Queensland tested positive for the disease.... Read More

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Arizona Stallion Reported Positive for CEM

July 26, 2011

A stallion in Arizona has tested positive for contagious equine metrititis (CEM), a sexually transmitted ... ... Read More

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Australian Hendra Virus Case Total Continues to Rise

July 25, 2011

The total number of confirmed hendra virus cases has reached 14, according to Chris Reardon, BVSc(Hons),... Read More

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Biosecurity During Horse Events

July 20, 2011

Biosecurity among show horses has been front page news lately. Summer months are prime time for organized ... Read More

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Eighth Australian Horse Tests Positive for Hendra Virus

July 13, 2011

The total number of confirmed hendra cases has risen to eight after a horse died Tuesday (July 12) at a ranch ... Read More

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Hendra Virus Continues Taking Toll on Australian Horses

July 08, 2011

Australian animal health officials confirmed Thursday (July 7) that seven horses have now died or been euthani... Read More

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Getting a Handle on Glanders

July 06, 2011

Glanders, caused by Burkholderia mallei, is a highly contagious bacterial disease in equids and is widely ... Read More

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Hendra Virus: AVA Lauds Vigilance as Equine Death Toll Rises

July 05, 2011

Australian animal health officials have reported that six horses have died or been euthanized as a result of ... Read More

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EHV-1 Outbreak: Utah State Veterinarian Ends Quarantines

July 05, 2011

Utah State Veterinarian Bruce King, DVM, has officially released from restriction all previously quarantined ... Read More

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WCVM Large Animal Clinic Reopens to All Patients

July 03, 2011

The Western College of Veterinary Medicine (WCVM) Large Animal Clinic has reopened its doors to all patients ... Read More

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Second Australian Horse Tests Positive for Hendra Virus

July 01, 2011

A second Australian horse has tested positive for hendra virus and was euthanized, according to a bulletin ... Read More

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Italian Dourine Outbreak Continues

June 26, 2011

World animal health officials are monitoring the spread of an outbreak of the equine venereal disease dourine ... Read More

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EHV-1 Outbreak: USDA Releases Final Situation Report

June 24, 2011

The USDA released its final situation report on the equine herpesvirus-1 outbreak that affected the western ... Read More

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EHV-1 Outbreak: First Wyoming Case Confirmed

June 23, 2011

Wyoming State Veterinarian Jim Logan, DVM, reported yesterday (June 22) that the state has received its first ... Read More

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EHV-1 Outbreak: Confirmed Cases Still Being Reported

June 16, 2011

New horses are still testing positive for equine herpesvirus-1 (EHV-1) associated with the current outbreak.... Read More

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EHV-1 Outbreak: A Positive and Proactive Redbud Spectacular

June 12, 2011

Find out how the organizing committee of one of the largest Quarter Horse shows in the nation is handling ... Read More

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EHV-1 Outbreak: One Additional Confirmed Case Reported

June 10, 2011

One more case of equine herpesvirus-1 (EHV-1) was confirmed yesterday, June 9, in the outbreak. ... Read More

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EHV-1 Outbreak: Case Counts Remain Unchanged

June 08, 2011

There were no new cases of equine herpesvirus-1 (EHV-1) reported to state and provincial animal health ... Read More

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EHV-1 Outbreak: No New Cases Reported Today

June 07, 2011

For the first time since the onset of the widespread equine herpesvirus-1 (EHV-1) outbreak, no new cases have ... Read More

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EHV-1 Outbreak: New Cases Still Being Reported

June 06, 2011

More than three weeks after the first cases of equine herpesvirus-1 (EHV-1) related to the current outbreak ... Read More

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Equine Herpesvirus-1

June 02, 2011

Equine herpesvirus-1 (EHV-1, rhinopneumonitis) is a highly contagious infection that is widespread. ... Read More

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Equine Herpesvirus-1 (EHV-1) Neurologic Disease and Abortion

June 02, 2011

Discussion of equine herpesvirus-1 neurologic disease and abortion, prevention, treatment and recent research.... Read More