West Nile, EEE reported across the U.S.

With the approach of fall, reports of insect-borne diseases in horses have begun to pick up across the U.S.

As of September 3, 64 cases of equine West Nile Virus across 23 states have been reported to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS). West Nile virus is spread […]

Mosquito woes: Protecting horses from insect-borne illnesses

By James Little, DVM

Equine and companion animal professional services veterinarian



Mosquitoes are not just those little annoying insects that drive us crazy at dusk. Along with their painful bites, mosquitoes also can carry viruses that can cause deadly diseases in horses. Late summer into autumn is the time of […]