equine

Rabies

October 13, 2020
All mammals are susceptible to rabies and it has the highest case fatality ratio of any infectious disease.

UC Davis Researchers Identify Genetic Variant for Equine Familial Isolated Hypoparathyroidism in Thoroughbreds - Testing Now Available

October 12, 2020

Researchers at the UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine have identified a genetic cause for the fatal condition equine familial isolated hypoparathyroidism (EFIH) in Thoroughbreds, marking the first genetic variant for hypoparathyroidism identified in any domestic animal species. Additionally, this is the first widely available genetic test for Thoroughbreds.

Equine Nebulizers

September 01, 2020
Nebulizers deliver a specific dose of medication in liquid form directly into the airways for rapid effects.

Venezuelan Equine Encephalitis (VEE)

August 28, 2020
Venezuelan equine encephalitis (VEE) is a viral, vector-borne disease in horses and humans that causes inflammation of the brain.

Western Equine Encephalitis (WEE)

August 28, 2020
Western equine encephalitis (WEE), is a viral, vector-borne disease that causes inflammation of the brain.

Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE)

August 28, 2020
Eastern equine encephalitis (EEE) is a viral disease that causes inflammation of the brain and spinal cord.

Equine Rotavirus

August 28, 2020
Equine rotavirus damages the lining of the intestines, inhibiting digestion and absorption of food.

Rhodococcus equi

August 28, 2020
Rhodococcus equi is a bacterium that lives in the soil and can cause pneumonia in young foals.