Interim ICC Report – December 18 #03 (07.12.18)

France Equine Viral Arteritis (EVA) On 7 December 2018, RESPE reported a case of EVA in Calvados. The affected horse was a 10-year-old male Holsteiner that had no sings of disease. Positive diagnosis was confirmed by PCR on a semen sample by Dozulé laboratory for equine diseases. The horse was tested prior to the covering […]

Interim ICC Report – November 18 #11 (29.11.18)

France Strangles On 29 November 2018, RESPE reported a case of strangles in Mayenne. The affected horse presented with an abscess. Positive diagnosis was confirmed by PCR on a swab by LABEO-Frank Duncombe.   USA Equine Influenza (EI) On 28 November 2018, The Washington State Department of Agriculture reported seven cases of EI. Three cases […]

Interim Report – November 18 #07 (16.11.18)

France Equine Viral Arteritis (EVA) Abortion On 16 November 2018, RESPE reported a case of EVA abortion in Orne. The positive diagnosis was confirmed by PCR on fetal organs. The affected animal has been isolated, with further epidemiological investigations being carried out including screening of in contacts. USA Equine Infectious Anaemia (EIA) On June 13 […]

Interim Report – November 18 #06 (15.11.18)

France Equine Herpes Virus-4 (EHV-4) Respiratory Infection On 15 November 2018, RESPE reported two separate cases of EHV-4 respiratory infection. The first was on a premises in Orne. The affected horse presented with nasal discharge. The second case on a premises in Gironde.Positive diagnoses were confirmed by PCR on a nasopharyngeal swab by LABEO-Frank Duncombe. […]

Interim Report – November 18 #02 (06.11.18)

France Equine Herpes Virus-4 (EHV-4) Respiratory Infection On 2 November 2018, RESPE reported a case of EHV-4 respiratory infection on a premises in Calvados. The positive diagnosis was confirmed by PCR on a nasopharyngeal swab by LABEO Frank Duncombe.   On 6 November 2018, RESPE reported a case of EHV-4 respiratory infection on a premises […]

Interim Report – November 18 #01 (01.11.18)

  France Equine Herpes Virus-1 (EHV-1) Respiratory Infection On 29 October 2018, RESPE reported a case of EHV-1 respiratory infection on a premises in Lot. The affected horse presented with coughing, nasal discharge and pyrexia. The positive diagnosis was confirmed by PCR on a nasopharyngeal swab by LABEO Frank Duncombe. The NP swab was also […]

Interim Report November 18 #11 (29.11.18)

International Collating Centre – Interim Report November 18 #11 (29.11.18) France Strangles On 29 November 2018, RESPE reported a case of strangles in Mayenne. The affected horse presented with an abscess. Positive diagnosis was confirmed by PCR on a swab by LABEO-Frank Duncombe.   USA Equine Influenza (EI) On 28 November 2018, The Washington State […]

Interim Report – October 18 #13 (29.10.18)

France Equine Herpes Virus-1 (EHV-1) Abortion On 26 October 2018, RESPE reported a case of EHV-1 abortion on a stud premises in Calvados. The affected animal was a vaccinated seven-year-old Thoroughbred mare amongst a group of 11. The positive diagnosis was confirmed by PCR on placental tissue. Equine Herpes Virus-4 (EHV-4) Respiratory Infection On 26 […]