Outbreak Alerts: November 7, 2022 Pigeon Fever in Kitsap County, WA

Potomac Horse Fever

Confirmed Case(s) – No Quarantine Source: State vet office Number Confirmed: 1Number Exposed: UnknownFacility Type: FarmComments: A horse in Kitsap County has tested positive for Pigeon Fever. The horse has draining from an abdominal swelling and is currently under private vet care. For more information go to: Pigeon Fever factsheet.  NW Horse SourceThe Northwest Horse Source is …

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Business Profile: Equina USA

Equina

Northwest Veterinarian Brings Top Quality European Supplements to the USA The Northwest Horse Source takes pride in featuring and supporting Northwest (and beyond) equine-related businesses. This helps our readers find the services and supplies they need to take the best possible care of their horses and properties. If you’re interested …

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VICTOR “THE PREDICTOR” COZZETTI PASSES AWAY

Vic Cozzetti

AUBURN, Wash. (Oct. 31) – Vic Cozzetti, a staple in Washington racing for over five decades, passed away Sunday in a Puyallup assisted living facility at age 93. Cozzetti was a fixture in the press box at Longacres and Emerald Downs—where he was known as “Victor the Predictor”—and involved in …

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Outbreak Alerts: Oct 27, 2022 West Nile Virus in Los Angeles County, CA

Potomac Horse Fever

Confirmed Case(s) – No Quarantine Source: California Department of Food and Agriculture Number Confirmed: 1 Age: 15 Gender: Gelding Breed: Paint Onset of Clinical Signs: 10/2/2022 Clinical Signs: Colic and fever 10/2; ataxia and weakness in all 4 legs starting 10/3 Confirmation Date: 10/26/2022 Horse Status: Euthanized Vaccination Status: Status Unknown Comments: On October 26, 2022, a 15-year-old Paint gelding …

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AgriLife Extension offers education for horse breeding industry

AgriLife Extension

Featured Photo Caption: Chelsie Huseman, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service horse specialist, and Krissy Schroeder, equine facility manager and breeding manager at Texas A&M, demonstrate the artificial insemination of a mare during the 2021 Equine Reproductive Management Short Course. (Texas A&M AgriLife photo by Laura McKenzie) Online programs help ensure …

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