Interim ICC Report – January 19 #13 (22.01.19)

UK Equine Influenza (EI) On 17 January 2019, Rossdales confirmed a case of EI on a premises in Lincolnshire. The laboratory confirmed positive in an unvaccinated 12-year-old Shetland Pony that presented with coughing and nasal discharge. There are a total of seven unvaccinated in-contacts and four of these are also demonstrating clinical signs consistent with […]

Interim ICC Report – January 19 #12 (21.01.19)

Bulgaria Equine Infectious Anaemia (EIA) On 21 January 2019, OIE reported a case of EIA in Pazardzik, southern Bulgaria. The affected horse had no clinical signs and was euthanased. The positive diagnosis was confirmed by Agar-immunodiffusion (antibody detection ELISA).   France Equine Herpes Virus-1 (EHV-1) Neurological Disease On 18 January 2019, RESPE reported an outbreak […]

Interim ICC Report – January 19 #07 (14.01.19)

Belgium Equine Influenza (EI) On 11 January 2019, Equine Focus Point Belgium reported a case of EI on a premises in the Region of Liège. The affected horse presented with nasal discharge and pyrexia. Positive diagnosis was confirmed by PCR on a nasal swab. France Equine Influenza (EI) On 11 January 2019, RESPE reported three […]

Interim ICC Report – January 19 #06 (11.01.19)

France Equine Herpes Virus-1 (EHV-1) Abortion On 9 January 2019, RESPE reported a case of EHV-1 Abortion on a premises in Sarthe. The positive diagnosis was confirmed by PCR on fetal tissue by LABEO Orne. Strangles On 10 January 2019, RESPE reported two separate cases of strangles. The first was on a premises in Moselle. […]

Interim ICC Report – December 18 #09 (27.12.18)

France Strangles On 24 December 2018, RESPE confirmed a case of strangles in Calvados. The positive diagnosis was confirmed by PCR on a nasopharyngeal swab by LABEO Frank Duncombe. USA Equine Herpes Virus-1 (EHV-1) Neurological Disease On 19 December 2018, the Indiana State Veterinarian confirmed EHV-1 neurological disease in a nine-year-old Belgian mare in LaGrange […]

Interim Report – November 18 #05 (13.11.18)

UK Equine Herpes Virus-1 (EHV-1) Neurological Disease On 9 November 2018, AHT confirmed a case of EHV-1 Neurological disease (ICC Nov 18 #04), please note the following update and amendment to this report. On 9 November 2018, AHT confirmed a case of EHV-1 neurological disease in the South West of England. The affected horse is […]

Interim Report – November 18 #04 (09.11.18)

France Equine Herpes Virus-1 (EHV-1) Respiratory Infection On 9 November 2018, RESPE reported a case of EHV-1 respiratory infection on a premises in Calvados. The positive diagnosis was confirmed by PCR on a nasopharyngeal swab by LABEO Frank Duncombe.   Equine Herpes Virus-4 (EHV-4) Respiratory Infection On 9 November 2018, RESPE reported three separate outbreaks […]

Interim Report – November 18 #03 (08.11.18)

Canada Equine Infectious Anaemia (EIA) On 2 November 2018, a positive EIA result was confirmed by the CFIA’s national reference laboratory for a horse on a premises in the municipal district of Bonnyville, Alberta. The horse had been sampled by an accredited veterinarian to comply with U.S. import conditions. No clinical signs of disease were […]