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Equine Infectious Anemia Outbreak Hits Western Canada

August 15, 2012

More than 70 horses on 22 premises in Western Canada have tested positive for EIA thus far in 2012.... Read More

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New Queensland Hendra Virus Case, Human Exposure Confirmed

July 30, 2012

At least five people were exposed to the hendra-positive horse before he died on July 27.... Read More

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New York Confirms First Equine EEE Case of 2012

July 30, 2012

The 8-year-old gelding, who became sick and died on July 23, had no vaccination history.... Read More

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Two Horses Euthanized on Hendra-Quarantined Property

July 27, 2012

The horses reportedly became ill and showed nervous signs before being put down at the owners' request.... Read More

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New Hendra Case Identified in Rockhampton, Qld.

July 19, 2012

A foal died after contracting hendra. Two other horses and two dogs remain on the now quarantined property.... Read More

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Hendra Quarantines Lifted in Ingham and Rockhampton, Qld.

July 14, 2012

The properties where there were confirmed cases of hendra virus in May were released from quarantine July 12.... Read More

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Pigeon Fever Detected in Florida Horses

July 04, 2012

More than 60 suspected cases of pigeon fever in horses have occurred in Florida this year.... Read More

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New Hendra Virus Case Confirmed in Mackay, Qld.

June 28, 2012

The positive test results were returned June 27 after the horse became "gravely ill" on June 26.... Read More

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Colorado EHV-1 Quarantine Released

June 18, 2012

One case of EHV-1 was confirmed at a Douglas County farm in May. The affected horse was euthanized.... Read More

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Practical Biosecurity for Horse Farms

June 17, 2012

Farm owners can take steps to minimize the introduction and spread of infectious equine diseases.... Read More

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EHV-1 Quarantine Lifted on Lake County, Ind., Horses

June 12, 2012

A horse residing on the Lake County farm was euthanized and subsequently tested EHV-1 positive in May.... Read More

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French Equine Influenza Outbreak Stabilizing

May 30, 2012

Only four Normandy breeding farms are under quarantine for the disease and events are continuing as planned.... Read More

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Two Hendra Virus Cases Confirmed in Queensland

May 30, 2012

Queensland authorities are managing two new hendra virus cases after positive test results came in last night.... Read More

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EHV-1 Confirmed in Northern Indiana Horse

May 22, 2012

A Lake County, Ind., boarding facility was quarantined after an equine resident tested positive for EHV-1.... Read More

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Vaccination to Control Equine Influenza During an Outbreak

May 19, 2012

Equine influenza vaccination strategies evaluated in a new study reduced new flu infections on average by 60%.... Read More

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How Congress Impacts Horse Showing

May 16, 2012

Federal policy impacts infectious disease control, quarantine requirements, and foreign worker regulations.... Read More

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Australian Horse Owners: Prepare for 2012 Hendra Season

May 14, 2012

Horse owners to take precautions against the deadly hendra virus as the infection's prime season approaches.... Read More

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Equine Herpesvirus Confirmed in Colorado Horse

May 14, 2012

The horse was euthanized after showing severe neurologic signs associated with the disease.... Read More

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Suspected EHV-1 Reported in Tennessee

May 10, 2012

The horses might have been exposed to EHV-1 during the Bucksnort Trail Ride, held April 23-30.... Read More

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Prevention and Management to Protect Against Strangles

April 24, 2012

Understanding what strangles is, how it is spread, and treatment options is crucial for caretakers.... Read More

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Pigeon Fever in Horses Update

April 19, 2012

The Texas Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory tallied more than 150 positive pigeon fever cultures in 2011.... Read More

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Non-Neurologic EHV-1 Quarantine Released in Monterey Co.

April 05, 2012

The facility in Monterey County, Calif., has been under quarantine since mid-March.... Read More

Seven people contracted the hendra virus from horses since its discovery in 1994.

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Hendra Virus Update

April 04, 2012

In recent years, a deadly disease--hendra virus--has been making waves in the Australian equine industry.... Read More

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New Case of Non-Neurologic EHV-1 Confirmed in California

April 02, 2012

The mare displayed mild neurologic signs, and is considered a secondary exposure from the HITS Thermal show.... Read More

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Looking Back: 2011 EHV-1 Outbreak

March 31, 2012

More than 2,000 horses were exposed to EHV-1 during the 2011 outbreak, which originated in Ogden, Utah.... Read More