West Nile Virus (WNV)

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Kentucky's First Equine WNV Case of 2013 Confirmed

August 13, 2013

The 5-year-old Quarter Horse mare--who has no WNV vaccination history within the past year--is recovering.... Read More

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Vaccination can Help Prevent Equine Deaths from EEE

August 05, 2013

A total of seven horses have tested positive for EEE in North Carolina thus far in 2013.... Read More

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Idaho Horses Test Positive for WNV

July 29, 2013

Two unvaccinated horses residing in western Idaho have tested positive for West Nile virus (WNV).... Read More

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Rain Brings Out Mosquitoes, Heightened Equine Disease Risk

July 21, 2013

A large mosquito population elevates the need for horse owners to vaccinate their animals against EEE and WNV.... Read More

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Louisiana Horse Tests Positive for Both EEE, WNV

July 18, 2013

The 2-year-old horse was euthanized after testing positive for both EEE and WNV.... Read More

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West Nile: First Equine Cases Reported in 2013

July 17, 2013

Horse owners can help prevent WNV infections by managing mosquito populations and vaccinating horses.... Read More

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N.Y. Owners Encouraged to Vaccinate Horses against Diseases

June 25, 2013

In 2012, two cases of EEE were reported in New York horses, as well as seven WNV cases. ... Read More

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Grimes, Co., Texas Horse Tests Positive for WNV

June 20, 2013

The U.S. Geological Survey WNV disease map indicates this is the first equine WNV case reported this year.... Read More

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Equine Neurologic Disease

June 08, 2013

The accurate diagnosis of equine neurologic disease is important for several reasons.... Read More

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Iowa Horse Owners Encouraged to Vaccinated Against WNV

June 08, 2013

Officials encouraged owners to ensure their horses are properly vaccinated against WNV. ... Read More

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Oregon State Vet Offers Seasonal Advice to Horse Owners

June 02, 2013

Brad LeaMaster, DVM, PhD, advised owners to protect their horses against WNV and EHV-1 this spring.... Read More

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Wash. Owners Urged to Vaccinate Horses against WNV

May 16, 2013

Washington animal health officials are advising owners to make sure their horses are vaccinated against WNV.... Read More

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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