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Ask Your Insurer Presented By Muirfield Insurance: What Happens During A Disease Outbreak?

Equine insurance experts answer your questions about insuring Thoroughbreds for the breeding and auction realms. Email us at info at paulickreport.com if you have a question for an insurer. Question: If the racetrack where my horse resides is put into quarantine due to an outbreak, such as EHV-1, can this affect his or her ability […]

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Ask Your Veterinarian Presented By Kentucky Performance Products: Snotty Noses At The Sales

Veterinarians at Rood and Riddle Equine Hospital answer your questions about sales and healthcare of Thoroughbred auction yearlings, weanlings, 2-year-olds and breeding stock. QUESTION: What can I do to prevent respiratory infections in young sales horses? DR. LILLY HAYWOOD: Breeding stock sales serve as the “perfect storm” for the development of respiratory disease in weanlings and […]

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No New EHV-1 Positives At Remington As Meet Concludes

The Oklahoma Department of Agriculture released the following update about the EHV-1 outbreak at Remington Park on Dec. 19. One barn remains under quarantine there after a horse tested positive for EHV-1 in mid-November. As many as 100 horses were thought to have been exposed, and the original quarantine included two barns. The first barn […]

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Two More Horses Test Positive For EHV-1 At Remington; Kentucky’s Ship Ban Remains In Place

Two more horses in the second quarantined barn at Remington Park tested positive for EHV-1 earlier this week, according to an update from the Equine Disease Communication Center. There have been approximately 60 horses quarantined there since Nov. 20. The track had a total of two barns under quarantine for the highly contagious disease. The […]

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One Barn At Remington Released From EHV-1 Quarantine

The Equine Disease Communication Center released the following update regarding the EHV-1 quarantine at Remington Park on Dec. 7: The quarantine on the first quarantined barn was released on 12/5/19. The horses in this barn completed 14 days with no exposure to an EHV-1 positive horse, no fevers, no symptoms compatible with EHV-1, and two […]

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Rise In Neurologic Form of EHV-1 Cause For Concern

A new review reports that equine herpesvirus-1 (EHV-1)—specifically the neurologic form of the disease–is still a large threat to the equine industry, potentially disrupting training and breeding schedules; restricting movement of horses; and potentially cancelling equine events such as shows and races. There has been a marked increase in the number of reported neurologic cases […]

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Eight Additional Horses Test PCR Positive For EHV-1 At Remington

Eight additional horses in the second quarantine barn at Remington Park have tested PCR positive for EHV-1. These horses have been moved to the Isolation Barn and are clinically normal. Information to date indicates the virus has been contained to the two quarantined barns. The track announced on Nov. 15 that one horse had tested […]

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Two More Horses Positive For EHV-1 At Remington; 100 Exposed

The Equine Disease Communication Center released the following update about the EHV-1 quarantine at Remington Park late Thursday: A second horse in the quarantined barn has been tested positive by PCR for EHV-1; this horse is clinically normal and has not had a fever. A third horse in a different barn has also been tested […]

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New Mexico Racing Commission, Delta Downs Ban Remington Park Horses After EHV-1 Case

The New Mexico Racing Commission (NMRC), with the full support of the State Veterinarian of the New Mexico Livestock Board, ordered Zia Park and the Downs at Albuquerque to close their barn areas to horses originating from Remington Park in Oklahoma. A horse was stabled at Remington Park was confirmed positive for equine herpesvirus (EHV-1) […]

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Horse Tests Positive For EHV-1 At Remington Park, Barn Under Quarantine

The Oklahoma Department of Agriculture, Food and Forestry has received laboratory results from Oklahoma Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory that confirm one horse stabled at Remington Park has tested positive for Equine Herpesvirus-1, or EHV-1. “ODAFF was informed last night of a positive EHV-1 test sample from a horse at Remington Park,” said Dr. Michael Herrin, […]

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