Australia's Newest Flu Scare Over

Tests on 74 horses have come back negative after a horse had a "weak positive test" for equine infuenza at the Eastern Creek Quarantine station near Sydney, Australia. That is the import center where the devastating 2007 equine infuenza outbreak began.

Officials took two sets of extensive tests on all 74 horses before declaring them free of flu.

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Kimberly S. Brown

Kimberly S. Brown was the Publisher/Editor of The Horse: Your Guide To Equine Health Care from June 2008 to March 2010, and she served in various positions at Blood-Horse Publications since 1980.

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