Equine Strangles Case Confirmed in Bay County, Michigan

A gelding in Bay County, Michigan, was confirmed with strangles and is recovering.

A gelding was confirmed with strangles in Bay County, Michigan. Google maps

On April 10, 2019, the Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development confirmed one case of strangles in Bay County.

The 10-year-old Quarter Horse gelding had onset of clinical signs that included fever, nasal discharge and reluctance to move head on April 1. He was confirmed with strangles on April 5. The gelding is recovering.

Information for this report was provided by the Equine Disease Communication Center.

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