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Eighth Australian Horse Tests Positive for Hendra Virus

July 13, 2011

The total number of confirmed hendra cases has risen to eight after a horse died Tuesday (July 12) at a ranch ... Read More

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Hendra Virus Continues Taking Toll on Australian Horses

July 08, 2011

Australian animal health officials confirmed Thursday (July 7) that seven horses have now died or been euthani... Read More

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Getting a Handle on Glanders

July 06, 2011

Glanders, caused by Burkholderia mallei, is a highly contagious bacterial disease in equids and is widely ... Read More

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Hendra Virus: AVA Lauds Vigilance as Equine Death Toll Rises

July 05, 2011

Australian animal health officials have reported that six horses have died or been euthanized as a result of ... Read More

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EHV-1 Outbreak: Utah State Veterinarian Ends Quarantines

July 05, 2011

Utah State Veterinarian Bruce King, DVM, has officially released from restriction all previously quarantined ... Read More

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WCVM Large Animal Clinic Reopens to All Patients

July 03, 2011

The Western College of Veterinary Medicine (WCVM) Large Animal Clinic has reopened its doors to all patients ... Read More

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Second Australian Horse Tests Positive for Hendra Virus

July 01, 2011

A second Australian horse has tested positive for hendra virus and was euthanized, according to a bulletin ... Read More

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Italian Dourine Outbreak Continues

June 26, 2011

World animal health officials are monitoring the spread of an outbreak of the equine venereal disease dourine ... Read More

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EHV-1 Outbreak: USDA Releases Final Situation Report

June 24, 2011

The USDA released its final situation report on the equine herpesvirus-1 outbreak that affected the western ... Read More

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EHV-1 Outbreak: First Wyoming Case Confirmed

June 23, 2011

Wyoming State Veterinarian Jim Logan, DVM, reported yesterday (June 22) that the state has received its first ... Read More

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EHV-1 Outbreak: Confirmed Cases Still Being Reported

June 16, 2011

New horses are still testing positive for equine herpesvirus-1 (EHV-1) associated with the current outbreak.... Read More

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EHV-1 Outbreak: A Positive and Proactive Redbud Spectacular

June 12, 2011

Find out how the organizing committee of one of the largest Quarter Horse shows in the nation is handling ... Read More

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EHV-1 Outbreak: One Additional Confirmed Case Reported

June 10, 2011

One more case of equine herpesvirus-1 (EHV-1) was confirmed yesterday, June 9, in the outbreak. ... Read More

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EHV-1 Outbreak: Case Counts Remain Unchanged

June 08, 2011

There were no new cases of equine herpesvirus-1 (EHV-1) reported to state and provincial animal health ... Read More

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EHV-1 Outbreak: No New Cases Reported Today

June 07, 2011

For the first time since the onset of the widespread equine herpesvirus-1 (EHV-1) outbreak, no new cases have ... Read More

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EHV-1 Outbreak: New Cases Still Being Reported

June 06, 2011

More than three weeks after the first cases of equine herpesvirus-1 (EHV-1) related to the current outbreak ... Read More

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Equine Herpesvirus-1

June 02, 2011

Equine herpesvirus-1 (EHV-1, rhinopneumonitis) is a highly contagious infection that is widespread. ... Read More

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Equine Herpesvirus-1 (EHV-1) Neurologic Disease and Abortion

June 02, 2011

Discussion of equine herpesvirus-1 neurologic disease and abortion, prevention, treatment and recent research.... Read More

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EHV-1 Outbreak: One New Case

June 01, 2011

After several new cases of equine herpesvirus-1 (EHV-1) were reported over the weekend, just one new confirmed... Read More

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EHV-1 Outbreak: Weekend Cases Boost Total Numbers

May 31, 2011

Several new cases of equine herpesvirus-1 (EHV-1) were diagnosed over the long holiday weekend. Confirmed case... Read More

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New EHV-1 Case Confirmed, Not Related to Outbreak

May 29, 2011

A new case of EHV-1 was confirmed in Texas; however, animal health authorities do not believe it's related... Read More

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No Indications of Disease During NCHA Competition

May 28, 2011

Some reports about the equine herpesvirus-1 (EHV-1) outbreak--believed to have stemmed from horses attending ... Read More

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EHV-1 Outbreak: New Cases, New USDA Report Released

May 27, 2011

State officials reported just two new confirmed case of equine herpesvirus-1 (EHV-1) yesterday. However, new ... Read More

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Diagnosing Neurologic EHV-1: Back to Basics

May 27, 2011

From nasal swabs to blood samples, and PCR testing to virus isolation, find out about EHV-1 diagnostic testing... Read More

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EHV-1 Outbreak: At Least Eight New Cases Reported

May 26, 2011

Animal health officials today confirmed several new cases of neurologic equine herpesvirus-1 (EHV-1) across ... Read More