August 25, 2020 – Equine Influenza in Whitman County, WA

Source: Washington State Department of Agriculture Number Confirmed: 3; Number Suspected: 7; Notes: A quarantine has been established at a boarding facility in Whitman County No movement on or off the property until asymptomatic for 2 weeks. For more information about Equine Influenza go to https://aaep.org/sites/default/files/Documents/Outside%20Linked%20Documents/DiseaseFactsheet_EquineInfluenza_FINAL-Cobranded.pdf;   All information is …

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August 22, 2020 – Equine Herpesvirus-Neurologic in El Dorado County, CA

Source: California Department of Food and Agriculture Number Confirmed: 1; Number Exposed: 10; Age: 17; Gender: Gelding; Breed: Thoroughbred (TB); Onset of Clinical Signs: 8/13/2020; Clinical Signs: fever, forelimb ataxia, hind limb ataxia, muscle fasciculations, recumbency, mild obtundation; Confirmation Date: 8/21/2020; Horse Status: Euthanized; Vaccination Status: Vaccinated; Notes: 4/5 pelvic …

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August 14, 2020 – West Nile Virus in San Joaquin County, CA

Source: California Department of Food and Agriculture Number Confirmed: 1; Age: 8; Gender: Stallion; Breed: Friesian; Onset of Clinical Signs: 8/5/2020; Clinical Signs: Fever, Weakness of Hind Limbs, Acute Recumbency; Confirmation Date: 8/13/2020; Horse Status: Euthanized; Vaccination Status: Status Unknown; Notes: None; All information is sourced from  http://equinediseasecc.org/alerts/outbreaks NW Horse SourceThe Northwest Horse Source is an independently owned and operated print and online magazine …

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August 13, 2020 – West Nile Virus in Merced County, CA

Source: 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 …

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August 5, 2020 – Strangles in Clark County, WA

Source: Washington State Department of Agriculture Number Confirmed: 1; Number Exposed: 2; Age: 5; Gender: Gelding; Breed: Quarter Horse (QH); Onset of Clinical Signs: 7/21/2020; Clinical Signs: Submandibular Swelling; Confirmation Date: 7/29/2020; Horse Status: Affected And Alive; Vaccination Status: Unvaccinated; Notes: A farm in Clark County has been placed under an official quarantine after a horse has tested positive for Strangles. Fifteen additional horses are …

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August 4, 2020 – EHV-Neurologic in Imperial County, CA

Source: California Department of Food and Agriculture Number Confirmed: 1; Number Exposed: 3; Age: 1; Gender: Mare; Breed: Quarter Horse (QH); Onset of Clinical Signs: 7/28/2020; Clinical Signs: Fever, Bilateral Severe Pelvic Limb Rigidity; Confirmation Date: 8/3/2020; Horse Status: Deceased; Vaccination Status: Vaccinated; Notes: While the most common causative agent …

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August 3, 2020 – West Nile Virus in Stanislaus County, CA

Source: California Department of Food and Agriculture Number Confirmed: 1; Age: 2; Gender: Stallion; Breed: Quarter Horse (QH); Onset of Clinical Signs: 7/28/2020; Clinical Signs: Falling, Hind limb ataxia, forelimb ataxia, knuckling; Confirmation Date: 8/3/2020; Horse Status: Recovering; Vaccination Status: Unvaccinated; Notes: None;  For more information go to: https://aaep.org/sites/default/files/Documents/Outside%20Linked%20Documents/DiseaseFactsheet_WNV.pdf   All information is sourced from  http://equinediseasecc.org/alerts/outbreaks PressNews from the horse industry. Sharing today’s information …

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July 8, 2020 – Strangles in Snohomish County, WA

Source: Washington State Department of Agriculture Number Confirmed: 1; Number Exposed: 4; Age: 13; Gender: Gelding; Breed: Quarter Horse (QH); Onset of Clinical Signs: 6/25/2020; Clinical Signs: Enlarged Submandibular Lymph Nodes, Nasal Discharge; Confirmation Date: 6/29/2020; Horse Status: Affected And Alive; Vaccination Status: Unvaccinated; Notes: Voluntary biosecurity measures and separation …

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June 29, 2020 – West Nile Virus in Amador County, CA

Source: California Department of Food and Agriculture Number Confirmed: 1; Age: 20; Gender: Gelding; Breed: Quarter Horse (QH); Onset of Clinical Signs: 6/19/2020; Clinical Signs: Ataxia, Hind limb ataxia, Neurologic Signs- Severe; Confirmation Date: 6/26/2020; Horse Status: Affected And Alive; Vaccination Status: Status Unknown; Notes: For more information go to:  https://aaep.org/sites/default/files/Documents/Outside%20Linked%20Documents/DiseaseFactsheet_WNV.pdf   All information is sourced from http://equinediseasecc.org/alerts/outbreaks PressNews from the …

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June 21, 2020 – Strangles in Spokane County, WA

Source: Washington State Department of Agriculture Number Confirmed: 1; Notes: A private facility in Spokane County has been placed under a voluntary quarantine. A purchased horse with upper respiratory signs has been put into isolation and kept separate before entry to the farm.;   All information is sourced from  http://equinediseasecc.org/alerts/outbreaks PressNews from …

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