Pennsylvania Educates Horse Owners On West Nile Virus

The West Nile encephalitis committee at Penn State has developed an information sheet for the horse owners in Pennsylvania. The information distributed follows. To see The Horse's most recent articles on West Nile, please scroll down to a list of links at the end of this article.

The original information sheet was posted the week of May 19, 2000. The Horse Interactive was notified that the guidelines have been updated. Please visit infosheet to view the updated version, with graphics. The file is in PDF format.

For More Information:

Pennsylvania Department of Health:
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service: http:/ Pennsylvania State University: Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection: Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture:

About the Author

Stephanie L. Church, Editor-in-Chief

Stephanie L. Church, Editor-in-Chief, received a B.A. in Journalism and Equestrian Studies from Averett College in Danville, Virginia. A Pony Club and 4-H graduate, her background is in eventing, and she is schooling her recently retired Thoroughbred racehorse, Happy, toward a career in that discipline. She also enjoys traveling, photography, cycling, and cooking in her free time.

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