Testing conducted and reported yesterday evening by Equine Diagnostic Solutions in Lexington confirmed Kentucky’s 17th equine West Nile case, bringing to 17 the number of confirmed equine West Nile cases this calendar year. The Department of Agriculture’s web page is being updated to reflect this 17th case.

In LOGAN County Kentucky KDA Reference: 017 is

A 7 yr PERCHERON Geld – ALIVE

Onset Date: 11/07/18 presented with Rear Limb Ataxia and muscle fasciculation.

On 11/14 the patient is reported by the attending veterinarian as continuing to improve with favorable prognosis for recovery.

Vaccination: No WNV Vacc History,

Rusty