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Strangles in King County, WA- Confirmed Case(s): Voluntary Quarantine

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May 13, 2019

Strangles King County, WA
Status: Confirmed Case(s): Voluntary Quarantine
Source: Washington State Department of Agriculture
Number Confirmed: 5; 18 suspected cases
Number Exposed: 26
Age: Not Reported;
Gender: Not Reported; Breed: Not Reported; Onset of Clinical Signs: Not Reported
Notes: Horses arrive on 30 April and symptoms started on 2 May. Confirm on 9 May. 18 head have signs of fever and/or abscesses. Owners stopped movement in and out and instigated biosecurity measures.

Go to http://equinediseasecc.org/alerts/outbreaks to see an alert for Strangles in King County, Washington.

Posted May 13, 2019