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Piro Problem

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Would you like to know more about Piroplasmosis?
(Choose all that apply)

Yes, through in-depth articles
47%
318
Yes, through videos or a Webinar
10%
68
Yes, through a fact sheet
40%
271
No, I feel like I understand the issue
2%
16

Total votes cast: 673

Comments & Write-in Answers

ODDS OF MY HORSE GETTING DISEASE AND WAYS TO PREVENT CONTAMINATION

11/23/2009 11:58:55 AM

The disease spreading and becoming an epidemic.

11/21/2009 8:40:54 PM

MANY horses travel across state lines without proper papers or compliance with travel bans.Spread?

11/21/2009 1:53:06 PM

Recently just adopted horse from TX now scared!

11/21/2009 11:28:36 AM

limited interstate transportation

11/20/2009 4:40:03 PM

one of our georgia horses has been exposed to it

11/20/2009 3:34:02 PM

how fast it spreads

11/19/2009 11:30:58 PM

symtoms

11/19/2009 9:45:09 PM

fundraising

11/19/2009 8:17:30 PM

How did this occur in Kleberg, County, Texas. Why hasn't the ranch been named?

11/19/2009 5:24:31 PM

We have racehorses and live in Texas and will be racing in Houston this winter

11/19/2009 3:55:01 PM

having lost my old horse of 21 years after post op surgery

11/19/2009 12:54:30 PM

we live in TN and have 5 horses & 1 on the way

11/19/2009 11:11:21 AM

What happened to the positive horses removed illegally from stable in FL? Is spread being prevented

11/19/2009 7:22:57 AM

what can I do to protect my horses

11/18/2009 10:18:30 PM

high fever

11/18/2009 8:45:07 PM

how can i prevent my horses from contracting it

11/18/2009 7:36:55 PM

What symtoms to look for, how testing is done and where.

11/18/2009 1:21:38 PM

We in NH have many different kinds of ticks and I am concerned!!! Please tell me as much as you can

11/18/2009 1:19:45 PM

The more information the better!

11/18/2009 12:39:04 PM

never heard of it utill now.

11/18/2009 11:51:58 AM

lots of ticks in my area

11/18/2009 11:37:45 AM

Prevention. I'm 45 min from Kingsville TX, need tick eradication, etc.

11/18/2009 11:34:21 AM

Knowing what the signs are in case my horse gets it, treatment options and survival rate

11/18/2009 11:05:43 AM

geographical distribution in Central America/prevalence in this region

11/18/2009 9:39:01 AM

We are damaging the horses natural immune system by too many vaccines!

11/18/2009 9:15:06 AM

Plus would like info from my statse about location of reported positive horse!

11/18/2009 8:57:43 AM

That I might buy a horse from someone that has it.

11/18/2009 7:43:45 AM

just more knowledge about it

11/18/2009 6:52:17 AM

I live in UK how did Irish outbreak start can UK ticks carry this disease

11/18/2009 1:52:44 AM

people moving horses around that are infected and endangering other horses

11/17/2009 11:08:06 PM

what research is being done to prevent a large outbreak?

11/17/2009 10:45:06 PM

how contagious is it?

11/17/2009 10:39:00 PM

How is it contracted?

11/17/2009 10:21:11 PM

Is it possible that it can be transferred from horse to person

11/17/2009 9:13:48 PM

I am concerned that the problem cannot be irradicated

11/17/2009 8:56:12 PM

threat of transmission

11/17/2009 8:09:32 PM

Best solutions should my horses be bitten

11/17/2009 6:21:14 PM

cant have too much info

11/17/2009 6:15:26 PM

my horse has haad erlichiosis - we have ticks.

11/17/2009 6:11:34 PM

my own animals catching it...

11/17/2009 5:40:50 PM

need to know the correct source. more than likely not restricted to imported horses. Travelers ?

11/17/2009 5:36:09 PM

Oh sure, let's add another tick disease to Lyme and erlichea.

11/17/2009 5:35:37 PM

I enjoy knowledge !! I desire to know the possibility of my horses contracting the disease.....

11/17/2009 5:26:03 PM

educational articles are always great

11/17/2009 4:39:49 PM

How does Piroplasmosis affect horses?

11/17/2009 4:07:23 PM

Owning horses in southeast TX

11/17/2009 3:20:52 PM

Especially since I'll be moving to Texas in a few years.

11/17/2009 3:14:35 PM

That there is now one in MN and one in WI

11/17/2009 2:54:39 PM

Please specify treatment and solutions

11/17/2009 2:49:16 PM

It is getting a bit too close to this state, AZ

11/17/2009 2:45:50 PM

symptoms

11/17/2009 2:34:27 PM

Is Florida restricting horses from Texas

11/17/2009 1:37:43 PM

how to protect my horses

11/17/2009 8:32:59 AM