Kentucky Confirms WNV Suspect Case

A 2-year-old Thoroughbred at Churchill Downs in Jefferson County was confirmed today to have West Nile virus (WNV), according to the Kentucky State Veterinarian's office. That horse had been highly suspect and was being treated as a WNV case, and confirmatory laboratory results were received today from the National Veterinary Services Laboratory in Ames,
Iowa. The horse was euthanized on

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