Outbreak Alerts: September 14, 2023 West Nile Virus in Placer County, CA

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Confirmed Case(s) – No Quarantine

Source: California Department of Food and Agriculture

Number Confirmed: 1
Number Exposed: Unknown
Age: 14
Gender: Gelding
Breed: Quarter Horse (QH)
Onset of Clinical Signs: 9/7/2023
Clinical Signs: Acutely down and unable to rise, thrashing, mild muscle fasciculations.
Confirmation Date: 9/12/2023
Horse Status: Euthanized
Vaccination Status: Status Unknown
Comments: This is the 21st case of equine WNV confirmed in CA in 2023. 

For more information, go to: https://www.cdfa.ca.gov/ahfss/Animal_Health/WNV_Info.html;

See past published Outbreak Alerts: https://nwhorsesource.com/category/news/alerts

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