On Wednesday, July 11, 2018, the North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services confirmed Eastern equine encephalitis (EEE) in a 13-year-old, unvaccinated, female draft mix located in Onslow County, North Carolina. This is the second case of EEE in North Carolina for 2018.
North and South Carolina and New York Report Equine Diseases
EEE has been reported in North and South Carolina and WNV was confirmed in New York.
Eastern Equine Encephalitis Reported in North Carolina
An unvaccinated gelding in Pender County, North Carolina, was confirmed with Eastern equine encephalitis (EEE).
Ontario Reports EEE and WNV Cases in Horse Population
Ontario, Canada, has reported additional cases of Eastern equine encephalitis (EEE) and equine West Nile virus (WNV).