Resources

CDFA – Lastest West Nile Virus Activity in California – 2016

The first case of equine West Nile Virus has been confirmed for 2016. A thoroughbred mare met case definition with neurologic signs and a positive IgM Capture ELISA test for West Nile Virus. The positive horse is located in San Diego County. The unvaccinated five-year-old mare is alive and recovering slowly.

The CDFA continually monitors and investigates equine neurologic cases for the presence of West Nile Virus in California. As a reminder, timely and accurate reporting of equine West Nile Virus cases by veterinarians is a valuable component of arbovirus disease surveillance and helps to direct mosquito control efforts designed to prevent West Nile Virus infection in both horses and humans. For the latest confirmed case count and additional disease information click here.

© 2018 California Veterinary Medical Association

CVMA's Fall Seminar in Palm Springs October 12-14, 2018!

Join us in beautiful Palm Springs for three one-half day seminar sessions with afternoons free to have fun with your...

Read More...

In the News

AB 2215 (Kalra) Veterinarians: Cannabis: Animals

AB 2215 passed the Senate on a 37 to 1 vote on August 29 and the Assembly...

Read More...

Join the CVMA

As a CVMA member, you’ll have access to outstanding benefits and services.

View the benefits of membership »