First 2009 Equine West Nile Virus Case Confirmed in Kentucky

Laboratory results received Tuesday (Aug. 4) from Murray State University's Breathitt Veterinary Center confirms the diagnosis of West Nile virus (WNV) having affected a yearling colt in Caldwell County, Kentucky. This is according to the Kentucky State Veterinarian's office.

The yearling Quarter Horse colt is reported by the veterinarian as much improved since
onset of Illness on

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