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Queensland's First Hendra Case of 2014 Detected
Mar 28, 2014 | Amy L. Sonricker Hansen

The first case of Hendra virus (HeV) in 2014 has been confirmed in a horse from South Kolan, Bundaberg, Queensland, Australia. After testing positive...

Hendra Virus Detected in Australian Horse
Jul 3, 2012 | Robyn Correll Carlyle

Another case of Hendra virus was detected last week in Queensland, Australia. Australian news agencies reported that a veterinarian treated a...

Botulism Kills 23 Horses in Maine
May 1, 2012 | Katharina Schwan

  A rare botulism outbreak caused the deaths of 23 horses at the Whistlin’ Willow farm in Gorham, Maine.   Outbreak The 175-acre farm lost 23 of...

Cause of Australia's Mysterious Horse Deaths Found
Oct 14, 2011 | Amy L. Sonricker Hansen

The sudden deaths of five horses on 5 Oct. 2011 put Australian horse owners on high alert. Since June of this year, 22 horses have died due to Hendra...

Hendra Virus in Queensland and New South Wales
Jul 1, 2011 | Amy L. Sonricker Hansen

Eight people have potentially been exposed to the deadly Hendra virus outside of Brisbane, Australia after a horse that died was confirmed to be...

Equine Herpes Outbreak in Western States
May 25, 2011 | healthmap

Several horses have become sick with Equine Herpes Virus (EHV-1) and Equine Herpes Myeloencephalopahy (EHM) after attending a horse show in Utah. The...