Outbreak Alert: March 25, 2021 – Equine Influenza in Whatcom County, WA

Source: State Veterinarian Number Confirmed: 1; Number Suspected: 6; Number Exposed: 7; Facility Type: Boarding Facility; Notes: A boarding facility in Whatcom County is under voluntary quarantine after a horse has tested positive for Equine Influenza. 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 sourced from …

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Outbreak Alert: March 24, 2021 – Equine Herpesvirus- Neurologic in Santa Clara County, CA

Source: California Department of Food and Agriculture Number Confirmed: 1; Number Exposed: Unknown; Facility Type: Boarding Facility; Age: 21; Gender: Mare; Breed: Quarter Horse (QH); Clinical Signs: Ataxia, Painful Neck, proprioceptive deficits in hind end; Confirmation Date: 3/24/2021; Horse Status: Affected And Alive; Notes: A 21-year-old Quarter Horse mare from …

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Outbreak Alert: March 19, 2021 – Equine Influenza in Clackamas County, OR

Source: Attending Veterinarian Number Confirmed: 2; Number Suspected: 2; Number Exposed: 4; Facility Type: Private Facility; Gender: Gelding; Breed: Paint; Onset of Clinical Signs: Not Reported; Clinical Signs: Cough, Fever, Mild Nasal Discharge; Confirmation Date: 3/18/2021; Horse Status: Affected And Alive; Vaccination Status: Vaccinated; Notes: Both confirmed horses are paint geldings …

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The 2021 Quarter Horse Congress is on! Futurities & Sweepstakes Information Now Available

Get ready for the 2021 Quarter Horse Congress. We are back, Congress Strong and ready, once again to present the greatest horse show on earth. This highly-anticipated event is the largest single-breed show in the world. The All American Quarter Horse Congress is an unparalleled destination for equestrians from across …

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Haygain Hay Steaming helps hard hit farm cope with EHV-1 outbreak

Five weeks after EHV-1 took its first horse at Venturing Hills Equestrian Farm, another two had been lost despite remarkable efforts to reverse the highly aggressive and infectious virus’ course. Staff and volunteers at the Luskville, Quebec boarding, training and lesson facility are living at the barn to monitor and …

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Outbreak Alert: March 16, 2021 – Equine Herpesvirus- Neurologic in Sonoma County, CA

Source: California Department of Food and Agriculture Number Confirmed: 1; Number Exposed: 40; Facility Type: Boarding Facility; Age: 21; Gender: Mare; Breed: Warmblood (WB); Onset of Clinical Signs: 3/13/2021; Clinical Signs: Ataxia, Urine Dribbling, ataxia all four limbs; Confirmation Date: 3/15/2021; Horse Status: Affected And Alive; Vaccination Status: Vaccinated; Notes: A …

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Little Bit Therapeutic Riding Center Livestreaming Annual Event for the First Time

For the first time, Little Bit Therapeutic Riding Center, a 501(c)(3) non-profit located in Redmond, Washington, and serving people with disabilities,  will be livestreaming the 36th Annual Reins of Life Auction from its Murdock Arena on Saturday, April 24, 2021, beginning at 6:45 p.m. PT. The event will feature Auctioneer …

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