Recent News for Neurologic Disease

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California Confirms Equine WNV Cases

August 14, 2013

Authorities confirmed the state's sixth case of equine West Nile virus (WNV) for 2013 on Aug. 13. ... Read More

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Kentucky's First Equine WNV Case of 2013 Confirmed

August 13, 2013

The 5-year-old Quarter Horse mare--who has no WNV vaccination history within the past year--is recovering.... Read More

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Vaccination can Help Prevent Equine Deaths from EEE

August 05, 2013

A total of seven horses have tested positive for EEE in North Carolina thus far in 2013.... Read More

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Equine Emerging Diseases Reviewed

August 01, 2013

Learn about coronavirus, EPM, Lyme disease, influenza, and Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis.... Read More

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EEE Confirmed in Belchertown, Mass., Horse

August 01, 2013

On July 31 the MDPH announced that a Belchertown horse tested positive for Eastern equine encephalitis. ... Read More

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Idaho Horses Test Positive for WNV

July 29, 2013

Two unvaccinated horses residing in western Idaho have tested positive for West Nile virus (WNV).... Read More

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Rain Brings Out Mosquitoes, Heightened Equine Disease Risk

July 21, 2013

A large mosquito population elevates the need for horse owners to vaccinate their animals against EEE and WNV.... Read More

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Equine Rabies Cases Reported in 2013

July 20, 2013

Vaccination can help prevent horses from contracting rabies, which is invariably fatal.... Read More

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More than a Dozen EEE Cases Reported in Florida

July 18, 2013

Officials have received reports of more than a dozen EEE cases among horses so far this year.... Read More

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Louisiana Horse Tests Positive for Both EEE, WNV

July 18, 2013

The 2-year-old horse was euthanized after testing positive for both EEE and WNV.... Read More

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West Nile: First Equine Cases Reported in 2013

July 17, 2013

Horse owners can help prevent WNV infections by managing mosquito populations and vaccinating horses.... Read More

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Study: Some Wobbler-Affected Thoroughbreds Can Race

July 13, 2013

Some Thoroughbreds with mild clinical signs of wobbler syndrome eventually made it to the racetrack.... Read More

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International Equine Disease Report, First Quarter 2013

July 11, 2013

Confirmed diseases include contagious equine metritis, strangles, EHV, influenza, and more.... Read More

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South Carolina Foal Confirmed EEE-Positive

July 02, 2013

A South Carolina foal tested positive for EEE last week, marking that state's first case of 2013. ... Read More

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Horse Owners Encouraged to Test for Equine Infectious Anemia

June 29, 2013

Horse owners are encouraged to get their animals tested for equine infectious anemia (EIA). ... Read More

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Vitamin E Supplementation for Neurologic Disorders

June 27, 2013

One researcher reviews vitamin E supplementation in horses with neurologic disorders.... Read More

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Positive EIA Test Prompts Hold Order at Texas Fairgrounds

June 26, 2013

A horse stabled at the Val Verde County Fairgrounds tested positive for EIA earlier this month. ... Read More

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N.Y. Owners Encouraged to Vaccinate Horses against Diseases

June 25, 2013

In 2012, two cases of EEE were reported in New York horses, as well as seven WNV cases. ... Read More

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Grimes, Co., Texas Horse Tests Positive for WNV

June 20, 2013

The U.S. Geological Survey WNV disease map indicates this is the first equine WNV case reported this year.... Read More

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Nebraska EIA Contained to Single Herd

June 20, 2013

Officials say other horses that had contact with the affected herd have tested negative for EIA.... Read More

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Rabies Confirmed in Two Colorado Horses

June 14, 2013

Two Weld County horses residing on separate premises have tested positive for rabies.... Read More

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Equine Neurologic Disease

June 08, 2013

The accurate diagnosis of equine neurologic disease is important for several reasons.... Read More

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Iowa Horse Owners Encouraged to Vaccinated Against WNV

June 08, 2013

Officials encouraged owners to ensure their horses are properly vaccinated against WNV. ... Read More

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EIA Confirmed in Nebraska Horses

June 05, 2013

Officials have confirmed 12 cases of EIA in one horse herd located in the northwestern part of the state.... Read More

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Equine Rabies Cases During 2011

June 04, 2013

Eleven states and Puerto Rico reported 44 rabid equids in 2011.... Read More