Mexico Removes CEM Testing Requirements For U.S. Horses

The USDA announced Oct. 15 that U.S. horses exported to Mexico will no longer be tested for contagious equine metritis (CEM) and quarantined for 30 days.

"The United States has been free of CEM since 1979," said Alfonso Torres, deputy administrator for veterinary services with the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, a part o

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