International Equine Disease Report, Third Quarter 2018

Officials reported diseases including African horse sickness, equine influenze, strangles, EHV-1, EIA, and more.

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The International Collating Centre, Newmarket, U.K., and other sources reported the following equine disease outbreaks during the third quarter of 2018.

The final four cases of African horse sickness to be reported by the Republic of South Africa (RSA) this season occurred during the first half of July; two were in Eastern Cape Province, one in Free State Province, and one in KwaZulu-Natal.

An outbreak of glanders was reported by P.R. China. The disease was confirmed in 17 horses at an equestrian club, one of which died

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