Australian Horse Owners Warned to Prepare for Hendra Season

The Australian Veterinary Association (AVA) is warning Austalian horse owners to take precautions against the Hendra virus as the season for infections approaches. "There are still lots of gaps in our knowledge about how Hendra virus spreads, and we don't know what effect the recent record wet weather will have," said Barry Smyth, BVSc, FACVSc, Dipl. ACVS, president of the AVA. "Anyone working

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