Outbreak Alert: October 6, 2021 – Potomac Horse Fever in Clark County, WA

Source: State Veterinarian Number Confirmed: 1; Facility Type: Private Facility; Equine Disease Communication CenterUpdates on current disease outbreaks are listed on our EDCC website as they occur and will include the date listed, disease name, location and current status. Specific premises will not be named but the general location by …

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Outbreak Alert: October 5, 2021 – West Nile in Virus Jackson County, OR

Number Confirmed: 1; Facility Type: Private Facility; Age: 1; Gender: Mare; Breed: Welsh Pony; Onset of Clinical Signs: 9/17/2021; Clinical Signs: Neurologic Signs, Colic Signs; Confirmation Date: 9/28/2021; Horse Status: Euthanized; Vaccination Status: Unvaccinated; Notes: For more information about West Nile Virus go to the WNV factsheet.  Equine Disease Communication …

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Oct. 5 Wild Horse Gather update

Twenty-three horses were gathered yesterday for a total of 321 during the 2021 Devil’s Garden Plateau Wild Horse Gather. This includes 139 studs, 141 mares and 41 foals. Corral staff will allow themselves and the horses more time this year before they begin placement activities. Pictures and videos will be …

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Outbreak Alert: October 1, 2021 – West Nile Virus in Yuba County, CA

Source: California Department of Food and Agriculture Number Confirmed: 1; Age: 1; Gender: Stallion; Breed: Paint; Onset of Clinical Signs: 9/18/2021; Clinical Signs: lip/neck to shoulder fasciculations, Reluctance to Move Head, stiff hindquarters; Confirmation Date: 9/29/2021; Horse Status: Affected And Alive; Vaccination Status: Unvaccinated; Notes: For more information about West …

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House reintroduction of PAST Act brings relief for chronically abused horses one step closer

The 75th Walking Horse Celebration in Shelbyville, TN on August 29, 201.3

The Humane Society of the United States and Humane Society Legislative Fund applaud the reintroduction of the Prevent All Soring Tactics (PAST) Act in the U.S. House of Representatives today by Reps. Steve Cohen, D-Tenn.; Brian Fitzpatrick, R-Pa.; Jan Schakowsky, D-Ill. and Vern Buchanan, R-Fla., with 207 other original cosponsors. …

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Enter to Win in Our Annual Senior Horse Essay Contest

Share Your Senior Horse Story for a chance to win 4 bags of feed from Triple Crown! Do you have a special senior horse? Does he or she serve a community such as veterans, therapeutic centers, nursing homes, or a riding school? Does your senior horse help children or adults …

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