Outbreak Alerts: Sept 13, 2022 – West Nile Virus – Adams County, CO

Number Confirmed: 1
Number Exposed: 20
Facility Type: Private Facility
Age: 2
Gender:
Colt
Breed: 
Quarter Horse (QH)
Usage: 
Horse Show
Onset of Clinical Signs: 
9/6/2022
Clinical Signs:
Weakness, Unable to Rise, Fasciculation History 1 day duration of limping/dog sitting hard time getting up on all
Vaccination Status: Unvaccinated
Horse Status: Recovering

Comments: A horse in Adams County has tested positive for West Nile Virus. For more information go to: WNV factsheet. 

UPDATE: Update to alert 2724: Our office just learned that this additional horse died on 9/11/22.

 

See past published Outbreak Alerts: www.coloradohorsesource.com/category/news/alerts

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