Washington State Veterinary Office
Number Confirmed: 1;
Number Suspected: 2;
Notes: A horse at a farm in King County has tested positive for Strangles. The owner is working with a veterinarian and practicing biosecurity recommendations. For more information about Strangles go to the Strangles factsheet.
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