Kentucky Reports Fourth WNV Case of 2008 Season

A fourth horse in Kentucky has tested positive for West Nile virus (WNV). According to a notification released by the state veterinarian's office, the 7-year-old Tennessee Walking Horse had been partially vaccinated against the disease. It had received a single shot on Aug. 28.

The horse started showing clinical signs Sept. 30. As of Oct. 15, it had some ongoing mild ataxia in its hind

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