California EHV-1 Case Total Rises to Five

January 16, 2012

All affected horses are quarantined on their home property and are receiving veterinary care.... Read More


Biosecurity Can Help Prevent Spread of EHV-1 Infections

January 14, 2012

It's never too late to implement biosecurity protocol to help protect horses from potentially fatal diseases.... Read More


California Confirms Three Cases of Neurologic EHV-1

January 13, 2012

The horses are currently quarantined on their home premises and are receiving veterinary treatment. ... Read More


NC State Lifts Self-Imposed Restrictions Connected to EHV-1

January 12, 2012

The admission and discharge restrictions were put in place after an EHV-1-positive mare was hospitalized.... Read More


International Equine Disease Report Third Quarter 2011

January 10, 2012

Contagious equine metritis, dourine, influenza, and strangles were among the disease reported.... Read More


Neurologic EHV-1 Confirmed in North Carolina Horse

January 06, 2012

The mare was taken to the College of Veterinary Medicine at North Carolina State University upon becoming ill.... Read More


First Hendra Case of 2012 Confirmed in Queensland

January 05, 2012

The horse died on Tuesday (Jan. 3) and the positive result for the virus came back late last night (Jan. 4).... Read More


Equine Infectious Disease Control in Developing Countries

December 17, 2011

Disease control in developing countries must be cost-effective, practical, and acceptable to livestock owners.... Read More


Equine Piroplasmosis Table Topic (AAEP 2011)

December 12, 2011

Topics discussed included racetrack testing requirements, current testing options, and recent reerach results.... Read More


Pigeon Fever Cases in Reported in Louisiana Horses

December 09, 2011

More than 30 cases of pigeon fever in horses have been recently identified in Louisiana.... Read More


Outbreak Alert Helps in Fighting Equine Disease

December 09, 2011

Since June 2011, the program has provided notification of more than 500 equine disease reports to subscribers.... Read More


Appaloosa World Show Put on Hold Due to Sick Horse

October 26, 2011

The Appaloosa World Championship Show has been put on hold after a horse began exhibiting neurologic signs.... Read More


Hendra Virus: Latest Confirmed Case Brings 2011 Total to 23

October 17, 2011

Another Australia horse has tested positive for hendra virus, bringing the nation's 2011 total to 23 cases.... Read More

Researchers know the flying fox transmits the deadly hendra virus to horses, but the exact method of transmission remains unclear.


Hendra Virus: An Unprecedented Australian Outbreak

October 15, 2011

Australian health authorities are dealing with an unprecedented number and distribution of hendra cases.... Read More


Record-Breaking Hendra Season Continues in Australia

October 11, 2011

A Queensland horse was euthanized after testing positive for hendra virus; national total stands at 22 cases.... Read More


Number of Australian Horses Dead With Unknown Cause Hits 19

October 10, 2011

Nineteen horses have now died or been euthanized as the result of an unknown ailment, officials said.... Read More


New Online Equine Biosecurity Risk Calculator Available

October 05, 2011

Equine Guelph (University of Guelph) recently introduced their new Equine Biosecurity Risk Calculator.... Read More


California EHV-1 Quarantines Released

October 05, 2011

The quarantines on two California farms after resident horses tested positive for EHV-1 have been lifted.... Read More


International Equine Disease Report, Second Quarter 2011

October 03, 2011

The International Collating Center, Newmarket, United Kingdom, and reported the following disease outbreaks.... Read More


EHV-1 Quarantine Lifted at University of Tennessee

September 30, 2011

The EHV-1 quarantine at the UTVMC was lifted today (Sept. 30).... Read More


Guidelines for Managing Hendra at Horse Events Released

September 29, 2011

The guidelines were released in response to Australia's deadliest hendra virus season in history.... Read More


Tennessee EHV-1: No New Cases Reported

September 27, 2011

No new horses have been confirmed EHV-1 positive since Sept. 21 in connection with the Tennessee cases.... Read More


25 Cases of EEE Confirmed in Wisconsin Horses

September 26, 2011

Twenty-five cases of Eastern equine encephalitis have been confirmed in Wisconsin horses since mid-August.... Read More


EHV-1: California and Tennessee Case Counts Holding Steady

September 23, 2011

No new EHV-1 cases have been confirmed in California or Tennessee, statements from the CDFA and the UTVMC say.... Read More


Additional Tennessee Horses Confirmed Positive for EHV-1

September 22, 2011

Five additional horses at the index case's home premises have tested positive for EHV-1 and are being treated.... Read More