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Equine herpes outbreak
Source: DVM360 MAGAZINE

One barn cleared, three others remain quarantined in EHV-1 outbreak

December 8, 2009

Miami Gardens, Fla. -- Calder Race Course officials have lifted the quarantine on one barn that began Dec. 3, but are keeping three other barns closed because of a horse that tested positive for equine herpes virus (EHV-1).

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Educational material available on equine herpesvirus

July 27, 2009

Washington -- A summary of the latest research on equine herpesvirus myeloencephalopathy (EHM), based on interviews with 18 veterinarians or state equine program managers who dealt with outbreaks in recent years, is available through the USDA?s Animal and Plant Health Inspections Services' (APHIS) Centers for Epidemiology and Animal Health (CEAH).

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ACVIM releases consensus statement on EHV-1

June 11, 2009

Lakewood, Colo. -- The American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (ACVIM) released a 12-page consensus statement on equine herpesvirus-1 (EHV-1) as a guide to veterinarians in managing the disease.

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Barn closed in New Orleans for EHV-1 testing

January 8, 2009

Baton Rouge, La. -- A barn at the New Orleans Fair Grounds Race Course was placed under quarantine Dec. 26 after two horses tested positive for the equine herpes virus (EHV-1).

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Belmont barn quarantine lifted; EHV-1 tests are negative

September 10, 2008

Elmont, N.Y. - Blood samples from a horse that was euthanized at Belmont Park after being found with a fever and unable to stand in its stall tested negative for equine herpesvirus (EHV-1).

Six Delaware farms under quarantine for EHV-1

January 31, 2008

Felton, Del. - 1/31/08 - The Delaware Department of Agriculture has placed six horse farms under quarantine unitl Feb. 7 to try and contain an outbreak of equine herpesvirus, or EHV-1.

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Equine herpes virus case spurs Virgina quarantines

April 1, 2007

Richmond, Va.— State veterinary officials quarantined six farms in northern Virginia that could have come in contact with a horse infected with equine herpes virus-1 (EHV-1).

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Equine herpes kills 7 horses in 2 states

February 1, 2007

National Report — A horse imported from Germany and treated for fever at a USDA facility has been connected to an outbreak of Equine Herpes Virus – type 1 (EHV-1) affecting 14 horses, half of which have died.

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CSU lifts EHV-1 quarantine

January 1, 2007

Fort Collins, Colo. — A voluntary quarantine at Colorado State University (CSU) was lifted following a late October outbreak of equine herpes virus type-1 (EHV-1).

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