Equine Infectious Anemia Reported In Virginia

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Three horses in Virginia have tested positive for Equine Infectious Anemia (EIA) since January 1, 2001. EIA is an acute or chronic viral disease that affects horses and other equines. No vaccine is available to prevent the disease and there is no known cure, but the disease is detectable through the Coggins test.

The Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services urges horse

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