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 to touch, muscle fasciculation on muzzle and tricep areas – 10/2 is reported as much  improved with a favorable prognosis
Vaccination: No WNV Vacc History reported in 2018 – Had been vaccinated in 2016 and 2017

The KY Department of Agriculture’s West Nile web page will be updated to include this 8th case and will be available at www.kyagr.com/statevet/west-nile-info.html