Florida Restricts Animals from States with VS Cases

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Florida has placed restrictions on the import of animals from states affected by vesicular stomatitis (VS), Agriculture and Consumer Services Commissioner Charles H. Bronson announced Friday. Texas officials announced June 12 that a horse in Starr County was positive for the disease. This is the first case of VS in the United States since 2006.

Vesicular stomatitis is a highly contagious

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