Recent News for Respiratory Problems

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AHC, AAEP Issue Letter on Equine Disease Outbreaks

March 28, 2013

The AHC and the AAEP issued an open letter to the horse industry regarding U.S. equine disease outbreaks.... Read More

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Veterinary Team Managing EHV-1 Outbreak at Badminton

March 27, 2013

Veterinary experts are managing the EHV-1 outbreak at the site of England's Badminton Horse Trials.... Read More

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Santa Barbara Co., Calif., Horse Positive for EHV-1

March 26, 2013

A Santa Barbara County, Calif., gelding has tested positive for non-neuropathogenic EHV-1. ... Read More

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EHV-1 Identified in Gallatin County, Mont., Horse

March 25, 2013

A 6-year-old mare in Gallatin County, Mont., has tested positive for equine herpesvirus-1 (EHV-1)... Read More

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Montana Horse Diagnosed with EHV-1

March 22, 2013

A horse in Flathead County developed neurologic clinical signs after attending a local event.... Read More

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Illinois EHV-1: Horses Recovering at Boarding Stable

March 21, 2013

Three horses were euthanized at the EHV-1 affected farm while the remaining affected horses are recovering.... Read More

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Ocala EHV-1: Four More Quarantines Released

March 20, 2013

Officials released four additional EHV-1 quarantines connected to the HITS facility in Ocala on March 20. ... Read More

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Keep Equine Herpesvirus (EHV) In Mind

March 20, 2013

Horses worldwide face a serious threat from equine herpesvirus (EHV), a common cause of respiratory disease.... Read More

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Utah EHV-1: Two Quarantines to be Lifted

March 20, 2013

The Utah state veterinarian's office plans to lift EHV-1 quarantines at two of seven locations March 20.... Read More

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Second Quebec Horse Euthanized Due to EHV-1

March 20, 2013

A second horse was euthanized, but currently no additional horses are showing signs of EHV-1.... Read More

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San Diego County, Calif., Horse Tests Positive for EHV-1

March 19, 2013

A California stallion tested positive for the non-neuropathogenic strain of equine herpesvirus-1 (EHV-1). ... Read More

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Triaging Acute Equine Neurologic Emergencies

March 19, 2013

One veterinarian reviewed the steps in triaging acute equine neurologic emergencies in the field.... Read More

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Ocala EHV-1: Additional Quarantines Released

March 18, 2013

Officials have released several additional EHV-1 quarantines connected to the HITS facility in Ocala, Fla. ... Read More

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Gluck Center Receives EHV-1 Research Grant

March 18, 2013

Wellington Equestrian Partners and Tequestrian Farms will provide $100,000 for EHV-1 research.... Read More

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Horse Gene Discovery Could Help in Human Asthma Relief

March 17, 2013

Research on RAO, or heaves, in horses could help in finding solutions for asthma in humans.... Read More

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Grayson-Jockey Club to Fund 12 New Projects in 2013

March 15, 2013

The Grayson-Jockey Club Research Foundation approved funding of 12 new projects in 2013. ... Read More

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Florida EHV-1: Several Premises Released from Quarantine

March 13, 2013

Five EHV-1 quarantines have been released following negative test results from more than 200 horses.... Read More

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Florida EHV-1: Several Quarantines to be Released Tomorrow

March 12, 2013

Equine herpesvirus-1 (EHV-1) tests on more than 200 horses connected to the HITS circuit came back negative.... Read More

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Florida EHV-1: Officials Await Test Results

March 11, 2013

Officials await results on samples from horses connected to the HITS facility quarantined due to EHV-1.... Read More

A rectal thermometer is a necessary tool for monitoring your horse's temperature in case of infection.

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Utah EHV-1: Case Count Rises to Nine

March 11, 2013

The Utah state veterinarian's office has now confirmed nine equine herpesvirus-1 (EHV-1) cases.... Read More

Ultrasound of horses with arytnoid chondritis (right) revealed abnormally shaped and sized cartilages and abnormal echogenecity compared to horses without the disorder (left).

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Ultrasound for Arytenoid Chondritis Diagnosis? (AAEP 2012)

March 11, 2013

Ultrasonography could be a valuable adjunct tool for diagnosing equine arytenoid chondritis.... Read More

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Florida EHV-1: Another Farm Quarantine Lifted

March 09, 2013

Quarantine was lifted on a Wellington farm housing a horse that had shared HITS stabling with an EHV-1 case.... Read More

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CHRB Confirms Horse at Santa Anita Park had EHV-1

March 07, 2013

A horse euthanized March 5 who was stabled at Santa Anita Park was confirmed positive for EHV-1.... Read More

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2013 EHV-1 Tracker Map

March 07, 2013

Get up-to-date information on EHV-1 outbreaks and associated quarantines with our interactive map.... Read More

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Progress Report on Equine Herpesvirus (EHV-1)

March 07, 2013

EHV-1 has been among the research priorities for some time, but there is still much to be learned. ... Read More