California Department of Food and Agriculture
Number Confirmed: 1;
Age: 17; Gender: Gelding; Breed: Quarter Horse (QH);
Onset of Clinical Signs: 8/7/2020;
Clinical Signs: Ataxia, Depression, Dragging hind feet, Fever;
Confirmation Date: 8/12/2020; Horse Status: Deceased; Vaccination Status: Unvaccinated;
Notes: For more information about West Nile Virus go to https://aaep.org/sites/default/files/Documents/Outside%20Linked%20Documents/DiseaseFactsheet_WNV.pdf;
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