|Eastern Equine Encephalitis, August 24, 2019||Aug. 24, 2019||Greater Sudbury, Ontario||confirmed||
On August 24, 2019, the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (OMAFRA) was notified of a confirmed case of eastern equine encephalitis (EEE) in a horse located in the Greater Sudbury area. The unvaccinated mare was euthanized following the sudden onset and progression of neurological signs. Laboratory diagnostic testing confirmed infection with the EEE virus (EEEv).
Equine neurological cases are posted on the OMAFRA website at: OMAFRA
For more information contact: Dr. Alison Moore Lead Veterinarian - Animal Health and Welfare Ontario Ministry of Agriculture and Food
Tel: (226) 821-0364