Interim ICC Report – January 19 #10 (17.01.19)

Canada Equine Infectious Anemia (EIA) The Canadian Food Inspection Agency has confirmed a case of EIA on a premises  in the Municipal District of Bonnyville, Alberta on 11 January.   The horse had been tested after it had been purchased from an auction mart.   The horse was clinically normal at time of sampling.  A quarantine has […]

Interim ICC Report – December 18 #07 (19.12.18)

Numerous Countries Atypical Myopathy On 19 December 2018, Liege University and RESPE reported 320 clinical cases compatible with the diagnosis of atypical myopathy. These cases were recorded in Austria (nine cases), Belgium (143 cases), Denmark (two cases), France (92 cases), Great-Britain (15 cases), The Netherlands (eight cases), in the Czech Republic (15 case), In Switzerland […]

Interim ICC Report – December 18 #01 (03.12.18)

Canada Equine Infection Anaemia (EIA) On 21 November 2018, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) confirmed a case of EIA in Athabasca County, Alberta. No clinical signs of disease were noted at the time of sampling. A CFIA investigation is underway as per program policy, and a quarantine has been placed on the infected animal and […]

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 […]