Recent News for Neurologic Disease

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Wobbler Syndrome: An Increasingly Recognized Problem

November 25, 2012

Many wobbler cases can be managed successfully thanks to increased appreciation by owners and veterinarians.... Read More

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EPM: Update on Diagnosis, Treatment, and Prevention

November 20, 2012

EPM is a tricky disease to definitively diagnose and treat and, thus, has been an area of much research.... Read More

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CDA Issues 2012 Colorado Livestock Disease Recap

November 18, 2012

Equine herpesvirus-1, vesicular stomatitis, and West Nile virus were all confirmed in Colorado horses in 2012.... Read More

Your veterinarian will help create a vaccination plan to keep your horse's immune system strong. What's right for your horse depends on his age, health history, and exposure to other animals, as well as your location.

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Equine WNV, EEE Case Totals Continue to Rise

November 12, 2012

As of Nov. 6, the USGS indicated that the WNV and EEE totals had risen to 620 and 204, respectively.... Read More

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Dr. Carrie Finno Receives 2012 Wilson Award

November 08, 2012

Finno received the award for her paper on electrophysiological studies in horses with neuroaxonal dystrophy.... Read More

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Snakes Linked to Spread of Equine Encephalitis Virus

October 27, 2012

Recent research proved snakes harbor the Eastern equine encephalitis virus and play a role in transmission.... Read More

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WNV Identified in Georgia Horse

October 18, 2012

A horse residing in Ben Hill County tested positive for the virus, officials announced Oct. 17.... Read More

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Texas Officials Report 72 Equine WNV Cases so far in 2012

October 15, 2012

Seventy-two horses residing in 49 Texas counties had been confirmed positive since the beginning of the year.... Read More

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Commentary: Take West Nile Risk Seriously

October 14, 2012

People need to take the WNV risk to themselves and their horses seriously. What are you willing to do?... Read More

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APHIS Reports more than 400 Equine WNV Cases Nationwide

October 10, 2012

The current equine WNV case total marks a 372% increase compared to last year's total.... Read More

Your veterinarian will help create a vaccination plan to keep your horse's immune system strong. What's right for your horse depends on his age, health history, and exposure to other animals, as well as your location.

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Is it Too Late to Vaccinate my Horse?

October 06, 2012

Life-threatening diseases are out there, and the best way to help protect your horse is to vaccinate.... Read More

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EIA in Germany Affects Prominent French Horse Race

October 06, 2012

A horse stabled at the same racing center as the 4-year-old filly recently tested positive EIA.... Read More

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New Equine EEE, WNV Cases Reported in Mass., Ill.

October 04, 2012

Officials in Massachusetts and Illinois have reported additional equine cases of EEE and WNV.... Read More

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Equine West Nile Virus: An International Perspective

October 03, 2012

It's prevalent in the United States, but how does West Nile virus affect horses in other countries?... Read More

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EIA Identified in British Horse

October 03, 2012

A horse residing in Cornwall, England, has tested positive for equine infectious anemia (EIA).... Read More

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Nationwide West Nile Case Count Continues to Rise

October 02, 2012

According to the USGS disease maps, 364 cases of equine WNV had been confirmed at last update (Sept. 25).... Read More

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EEE Detected in Cleburne County, Ala., Horse

September 28, 2012

At least one equine EEE case has been confirmed in Heflin, Ala.... Read More

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N.Y. Officials Encourage Equine EEE, WNV Vaccinations

September 27, 2012

Two EEE cases and one WNV case have been confirmed in New York horses this year.... Read More

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California's 2012 Equine WNV Case Total Reaches 20

September 26, 2012

A 16-year-old horse from Yuba County and a 2-year-old horse from Shasta County were euthanized due to WNV.... Read More

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Second Vermont Horse Tests Positive for EEE

September 24, 2012

The unvaccinated horse began showing signs of disease on Sept. 16 and was euthanized the following day.... Read More

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New California Equine WNV Case Brings State Total to 18

September 24, 2012

The 18-month-old unvaccinated Fresno County filly is reportedly recovering after testing positive for WNV.... Read More

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EEE Found in New Hampshire Horse

September 21, 2012

A horse in the Hillsborough County town of Derry was confirmed positive for Eastern equine encephalitis.... Read More

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Kentucky's Twelfth Equine WNV Case of 2012 Confirmed

September 19, 2012

The unvaccinated 5-year-old Tennessee Walking Horse gelding from Garrad County was euthanized Sept. 18.... Read More

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New Equine EEE, WNV Cases Confirmed Across Country

September 18, 2012

Summer might be winding down, but equine mosquito-borne disease case numbers continue to rise.... Read More

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Flood of Equine Encephalitis Cases Follow Hurricane Isaac

September 14, 2012

Mosquito-borne diseases in horses increase in wake of Hurricane Isaac.... Read More