Confirmed Case(s) – Official Quarantine
Source: Texas Animal Health Commission
Number Confirmed: 1
Number Suspected: Unknown
Number Exposed: Unknown
Comments: Texas Animal Health Commission (TAHC) officials confirmed one case of Equine Herpesvirus (EHV-1) (neurologic form) on a Grayson County premises. The exposed horses have been quarantined and will not be released until TAHC’s requirements are met. TAHC staff are working closely with the premises and local veterinarians to monitor potentially exposed horses and implement biosecurity measures. For more information go to: https://www.equinediseasecc.org/equine-herpesvirus
See past published Outbreak Alerts: www.coloradohorsesource.com/category/news/alerts
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