West Nile Virus (WNV)

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N.C. Horse Owners Urged to Vaccinate against WNV, EEE

May 13, 2013

In 2012, there were 20 cases of EEE and three cases of WNV in North Carolina horses reported.... Read More

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La. Horse Owners Urged to Prepare for EEE, WNV

April 28, 2013

Animal health officials are urging horse owners to vaccinate their animals for both EEE and WNV. ... Read More

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Or You Could Just use West Nile Innovator

April 24, 2013

WEST NILE-INNOVATOR has helped protect more horses than any other.... Read More

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International Equine Disease Report, Fourth Quarter 2012

April 23, 2013

Reported diseases include contagious equine metritis, strangles, influenza, equine herpesvirus, and more.... Read More

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Owners Urged to Check Horses' WNV Vaccine Status

April 20, 2013

Owners are urged to ensure their horses' vaccination status is current for maximum protection against WNV.... Read More

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Va. Horse Owners Urged to Consider WNV, EEE, Rabies Vaccines

April 19, 2013

Animal health officials are urging horse owners talk with vets about vaccinating against WNV, EEE, and rabies.... Read More

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Remember WNV, EEE in Horses' Spring Vaccines

March 20, 2013

As the spring vaccination season approaches, consider have horses vaccinated against WNV and EEE.... 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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Understanding the OIE's Role in Disease Prevention

February 02, 2013

The World Organization for Animal Health’s (OIE) standards help prevent the spread of infectious disease.... Read More

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Commentary: The Evolution of Equine Disease Quarterly

January 19, 2013

Dr. Roberta Dwyer shares thoughts on the evolution of the publication produced by UK and Lloyd's of London.... Read More

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International Equine Disease Report, Third Quarter 2012

January 11, 2013

Diseases reported include contagious equine metritis, equine herpesvirus, piroplasmosis, and more.... Read More

Your veterinarian will help create a vaccination plan to keep your horse's immune system strong. What's right for your horse depends on his age, health history, and exposure to other animals, as well as your location.

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Equine Infectious Neurologic Diseases Table Topic (AAEP 2012)

January 02, 2013

The discussion focused on four continuing problems: EHM, EPM, WNV, and other encephalitides.... Read More

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2012 Equine WNV, EEE Case Totals Steady

December 13, 2012

At the most recent update, APHIS reported 609 equine WNV cases nationwide and 206 cases of equine EEE in 2012.... Read More

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CDA Issues 2012 Colorado Livestock Disease Recap

November 18, 2012

Equine herpesvirus-1, vesicular stomatitis, and West Nile virus were all confirmed in Colorado horses in 2012.... Read More

Your veterinarian will help create a vaccination plan to keep your horse's immune system strong. What's right for your horse depends on his age, health history, and exposure to other animals, as well as your location.

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Equine WNV, EEE Case Totals Continue to Rise

November 12, 2012

As of Nov. 6, the USGS indicated that the WNV and EEE totals had risen to 620 and 204, respectively.... Read More

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WNV Identified in Georgia Horse

October 18, 2012

A horse residing in Ben Hill County tested positive for the virus, officials announced Oct. 17.... Read More

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Texas Officials Report 72 Equine WNV Cases so far in 2012

October 15, 2012

Seventy-two horses residing in 49 Texas counties had been confirmed positive since the beginning of the year.... Read More

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Commentary: Take West Nile Risk Seriously

October 14, 2012

People need to take the WNV risk to themselves and their horses seriously. What are you willing to do?... Read More

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APHIS Reports more than 400 Equine WNV Cases Nationwide

October 10, 2012

The current equine WNV case total marks a 372% increase compared to last year's total.... Read More

Your veterinarian will help create a vaccination plan to keep your horse's immune system strong. What's right for your horse depends on his age, health history, and exposure to other animals, as well as your location.

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Is it Too Late to Vaccinate my Horse?

October 06, 2012

Life-threatening diseases are out there, and the best way to help protect your horse is to vaccinate.... Read More

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New Equine EEE, WNV Cases Reported in Mass., Ill.

October 04, 2012

Officials in Massachusetts and Illinois have reported additional equine cases of EEE and WNV.... Read More

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Equine West Nile Virus: An International Perspective

October 03, 2012

It's prevalent in the United States, but how does West Nile virus affect horses in other countries?... Read More

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Nationwide West Nile Case Count Continues to Rise

October 02, 2012

According to the USGS disease maps, 364 cases of equine WNV had been confirmed at last update (Sept. 25).... Read More

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N.Y. Officials Encourage Equine EEE, WNV Vaccinations

September 27, 2012

Two EEE cases and one WNV case have been confirmed in New York horses this year.... Read More

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California's 2012 Equine WNV Case Total Reaches 20

September 26, 2012

A 16-year-old horse from Yuba County and a 2-year-old horse from Shasta County were euthanized due to WNV.... Read More