MI: MICHIGAN HORSES FOUND POSITIVE FOR MOSQUITO-BORNE DISEASE

News Date: 07/27/2010

The Michigan departments of Community Health (MDCH) and Agriculture (MDA) today received confirmation from the Michigan State University (MSU) Diagnostic Center for Population and Animal Health (DCPAH) that a three month old Percheron filly from Calhoun County and a 12 month old Arabian male from Barry County tested positive for the mosquito-borne disease Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE).

MDA has also been informed that several additional horses in Cass County are highly suspect for EEE and are pending test results. To continue reading, click here. (Contact: Jennifer Holton, 517.241.2485)

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