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Vaccinosis? Should I be worried? Ask the Vet.

Every year I have to vaccinate my horse for a variety of things. In North America the list of recommended vaccinations is quite long.

1.       Flu and Rhinopneumonitis ( Equine Herpesvirus) 1,104 more words

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California's Booming Mosquito Population Puts Public At Increasing Risk

SANTA CRUZ (KCBS) — If you think you’re seeing more mosquitoes these days, you’re right.  A new study from UC Santa Cruz shows the mosquito population in our state is growing at an astonishing rate. 202 more words

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Retention pond concerns persist; city to add inspectors

AUSTIN (KXAN) — For the first time in nine years, Austin’s Watershed Protection Department is getting additional inspectors to check 7,000 privately-owned retention ponds across the city. 479 more words

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New study suggests more deaths from West Nile virus than predicted

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by Randy Dotinga, HealthDay News

A new study suggests that the death toll from the mosquito-borne West Nile virus might be much greater than thought because its effects may often kill people months or years after infection. 749 more words

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West Nile Virus may be more deadly than previously thought

AUSTIN (KXAN) — While West Nile Virus has been a health concern for years, there’s still a lot unknown about the disease. There’s still no treatment, no vaccine and little research on the long-term effects of the disease. 468 more words

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West Nile Virus may be more deadly than previously thought

AUSTIN (KXAN) — While West Nile Virus has been a health concern for years, there’s still a lot unknown about the disease. There’s still no treatment, no vaccine and little research on the long-term effects of the disease. 468 more words

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More mosquito samples test positive for West Nile in Hutto

HUTTO, Texas (KXAN) — Mosquito samples have tested positive in Hutto for West Nile Virus. The Williamson County and Cities Health District say they will begin spraying Friday through Sunday in Hutto. 174 more words

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