Equine Confirmed Today As Affected With West Nile Virus In UNION COUNTY: KDA 002 is a 8YR QUARTER HORSE FE – ALIVE Onset Date: 08/19/23 Presented with moderate ataxia, lethargic (described as ‘In A Stupor’);
reported as improving when last examined on 8/22
Vaccination: No WNV Vacc History,
The summary has been uploaded to the EDCC and KY Dept Agriculture’s Web Page has been updated to reflect this 2nd 2023 equine case confirmed in Kentucky. The updated summary and map is in a PDF document and you may need to refresh the page to get the most recent version.
E.S. Rusty Ford
Equine Operations Consultant
Office State Veterinarian
KY Department Agriculture