From Rusty Ford: KY West Nile Update 10/12/21

KY’s 4th equine West Nile case was confirmed yesterday (10/11/2021) afternoon. The horse resides in TODD COUNTY KY and a summary of the case follows: -a  3yr PONY GELD  - ALIVE Onset Date: ~10/01/21 Initially presented lethargic, weak, inappetence and low grade fever...

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From Rusty Ford: KY WNv Update 9/27/2021

Information received earlier this afternoon confirmed KY's 3rd Equine West Nile Case In GRAVES County Kentucky: KDA 003 is: a 12yr PONY Gelding  - ALIVE Onset Date: 09/14/21    On 9/16 Presented with muscle fasciculations and was unstable - has responded, and on 9/27...

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From Rusty Ford: KY -West Nile Update 9/20/21

Information received yesterday afternoon (9/20/2021) along with results of diagnostic testing completed at Murray State University's Breathitt Veterinary Center confirms a diagnosis of West Nile virus affecting a 2nd Kentucky horse during this calendar year.  The...

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From Rusty Ford 7/20/21: Saratoga Quarantine – KY Position

SARATOGA EHV Quarantine – KY Update and Position on 7/20/2021 On Thursday evening (7/15) we received notification that Barn 86 at Saratoga Race Course had been placed under quarantine by NYRA Veterinary Officials and New York’s Gaming Commission following a diagnosis...

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From Rusty Ford: KY EHV Update 4/13/2021

Blackwood Training Center in Woodford County Kentucky: Results of testing on the samples (Nasal Swabs and Whole Blood EDTA) collected from each horse stabled in Barn A at Blackwood Training Center on Friday, April 9th have been reported negative for detection of EHV1...

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