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Protecting Your Horse from West Nile Virus

September 1, 2014

The Equestrian Group  www.EQGroup.com

A vaccine is now available as an aid in control of WNV in horses. The new vaccine is safe and has been shown to provide protection in horses. 864 more words


Md. Health Officials Expect More West Nile Virus Cases

SILVER SPRING, Md. (WNEW) — The first case of the West Nile virus was reported in Maryland last week, and state health officials don’t think it will be the last. 272 more words


Can Pets Get West Nile Virus?

The common house mosquito known as the Culex has become a carrier of an exotic, sometimes deadly virus. While heartworm disease is the most common illness transmitted by mosquitoes to our pet companions, the insects can also transmit West Nile virus. 39 more words


1st Case of West Nile Virus Reported In Maryland

BALTIMORE — Maryland health officials say the first case of the West Nile virus in the state has been reported.

Health officials said Thursday that the first case was detected in an adult who lives near Washington. 119 more words


2 West Nile Virus Cases Confirmed in Fort Bend Co.

(FORT BEND COUNTY, TX) — Two more people have contracted West Nile Virus, one requiring hospitalization, Fort Bend County Health and Human Services confirms. 361 more words


More West Nile Virus Cases Reported in Iowa

DES MOINES, Iowa — The Iowa Department of Public Health has identified seven West Nile virus cases in Iowa.

Doctors in Buchanan, Clay, Crawford, Monona, Plymouth, Sioux, and Woodbury counties reported the cases. 78 more words