Hendra Virus: Neurologic Variant Confirmed, Clinic Staff Exposed

Three horses have tested positive for Hendra virus at Redlands Veterinary Clinic on the outskirts of the city of Brisbane in the Australian state of Queensland. Hendra virus is deadly and can affect both horses and humans.

According to David Lovell, BVSc, MACVSC, QDAH, GCM, principal and founding partner of the Redlands Veterinary Clinic, two of the horses died and one has recovered

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