From Rusty Ford: 10/19/18: KY’s 12th Eq WNV

Results of diagnostic testing completed and reported earlier this week by the University of Kentucky’s Veterinary Diagnostic laboratory has confirmed a diagnosis of West Nile virus in a 12thKY horse. The Kentucky Department of Agriculture’s Equine West Nile web page...

From Rusty Ford: West Nile Update 10/5/18

1 Equine confirmed earlier today as having been affected with West Nile virus. In TODD County Kentucky KDA Reference: 009 is a 6yr STDBRED FE – EUTHANIZED; Onset Date: 09/26/18 – presented ataxic, hyperexcitable, condition progressively worsened, became...

From Rusty Ford: KY West Nile Update – 10/2/18

1 Equine Confirmed Today As Affected With West Nile Virus In Fayette County KY, KDA Reference: 008 is -a  3yr THBRED Fe  – ALIVE Onset Date: 09/28/18 presented with an acute progressing ataxia. Could rise and stand with assistance, not drinking, hypersensitive...

Invitation from Dr. Peter Timoney: ITBF meeting

The International Thoroughbred Breeders Federation is holding its meeting in Lexington, 31st October/1st November, 2018. An integral part of the conference is a one-day meeting of the Federation’s Veterinary Committee that will take place Wednesday, 31st October at...

9/27/18-KY West Nile Updates 2018/Historical Data

During the past 24hr period we have confirmed a diagnosis of West Nile virus affecting a 7th horse here in KY. The attached document contains both a 2018 Y-T-D summary as well as a brief summary of our historical cases (2001-2017). In WOODFORD County KY KDA...