April 13, 2020 – Equine Herpesvirus- Neurologic – CA

Sonoma County, CA
Confirmed case(s): Official Quarantine
Number Confirmed: 1;
Number Exposed: 48;
Age: 10; Gender: Mare; Breed: Warmblood (WB); Onset of Clinical Signs: 4/6/2020;
Clinical Signs: Ataxia, Dribbling Urine, Nasal Discharge, Afebrile; Confirmation Date: 4/8/2020; Horse Status: Affected And Alive;
Notes: A 10-year-old Warmblood mare displaying neurologic signs has been confirmed positive for Equine Herpesvirus-1. The mare is quarantined and isolated at a referral hospital where she is receiving care. The Sonoma County home premises containing 48 horses is quarantined with enhanced biosecurity measures and twice daily temperature monitoring of all horse. CDFA will continue to oversee the situation. There is no link between this premises and the current EHV-1 quarantine premises in Alameda county.;
All information is sourced from 
This article sponsored by:

Leave a Comment

Thank you for supporting businesses that support NWHS.