December 29, 2007

Equine flu news from 2008

29.12.07:
Flu testing urged for quarantine horses
Horse registration to be explored in Victoria

27.12.07:
Equine flu boundaries hold as Aussies enjoy break

25.12.07:
Sydney Royal does u-turn on horse events

23.12.07:
Dressage in Australia fights back after equine flu

22.12.07:
Equine flu in retreat as huge chunk of NSW rezoned

21.12.07:
Flu vaccine approved for emergency use in NZ

20.12.07:
Pleasure horses to head for home in Vic
Study to explore emotional impact of equine flu

18.12.07:
First horses cross from flu-affected NSW into Victoria

17.12.07:
Queensland worried about flu as festive season nears
No room at the inn if NZ opens borders to Aussie horses

14.12.07:
Sydney Royal Show horse events cancelled
Drive-through flu vaccinations for horse shows

13.12.07:
5500 with horse flu in China, cases in UK
South Australia horse events to resume soon

12.12.07:
Horse flu eradication on track

10.12.07:
Pre-Christmas equine flu vaccinations urged

8.12.07:
Equine flu vaccine approval sought by NZ biosecurity dept
Queensland gets amber zones in flu campaign

7.12.07:
Changes expected soon in Queensland flu zones
NZ takes first steps towards Aussie horse imports
Crunch time for Australia's Olympic equestrians

6.12.07:
Final details on intersate horse movements soon
$2000 fine for moving horses in flu crisis

5.12.07:
Flu restrictions ease in Queensland
The world is watching, says horse flu expert

4.12.07:
Fresh equine flu cases in rapid decline

3.12.07:
Flu eradication backed at highest level as milestone reached

1.12.07:
Key equine flu group believes battle will be won
More than 200 horse events registered in NSW

30.11.07:
Victoria's Christmas present to 230 horse owners
Green zone residents can do own flu paperwork

29.11.07:
Concerns over permanent loss of horse events

28.11.07:
Back to normal hope for equestrian events

27.11.07:
Vast swathe of NSW changes to green zone

26.11.07:
Equine flu symptoms milder when horses at home

24.11.07:
Australia doubles budget for flu containment
People 'greatest risk' in battle against horse flu

23.11.07:
Queensland's flu under control by Christmas
Authorities swoop over alleged breach of flu movement ban

22.11.07:
Aust looks forward to sole horse trial event

21.11.07:
Fresh cases decline as equine flu burns out in key area
Equine Flu update from Dr Ron Glanville (DPI&F)

20.11.07:
Just 700 flu cases in NSW likely to still be active
Thousand flu tests a day as eradication 'on track'
Nine deaths in Mongolian equine flu outbreak

19.11.07:
Flu inquiry enters second week

17.11.07:
Vaccinations for non-racing sector galloping along
Victorian border breach after dark ends in court

16.11.07:
Many Queensland horses no longer infectious

15.11.07:
Next year looking brighter for horse owners
NZ planning group to tackle equine threats
Survey probes impact of horse flu on Australia

14.11.07:
Equine Flu update from Dr Ron Glanville (DPI&F)
Equine flu numbers driven lower

13.11.07:
Horse movements thought to be behind fresh EI outbreak

12.11.07:
Equine influenza inquiry resumes today

10.11.07:
Good news and bad in NSW equine flu fight
Non-racing sector want equine flu eradicated

9.11.07:
Queensland to pay for pleasure-horse EI jabs

8.11.07:
Melbourne Cup a tribute to EI containment efforts
South Australia horse clubs urged to push for support

7.11.07:
EI outbreak in China same strain as Australia's
Equine Flu update from Dr Ron Glanville (DPI&F)
Human transmission suspected in fresh EI cases

6.11.07:
People still pivotal in EI containment effort

5.11.07:
Quarrel over ministerial equine-flu assurances
Biosecurity tight as Melbourne Cup nears

3.11.07:
Major zone change as tide turns in flu battle

2.11.07:
Equine flu costing Australia $A4m a day
Crucial meeting today over equine flu campaign

31.10.07:
Vaccine for non-racing sector in Queensland
NSW out to prove north coast is free of flu

30.10.07:
Nearly 250,000 horses could get jab in flu flight
Poll shows strong support for equine flu eradication

27.10.07:
Annual flu jabs cost $A200m if flu becomes endemic

26.10.07:
Police horses back at work after brush with flu
Equine flu properties top 5000 but the news is good

25.10.07:
Eventers vie for Olympic points in HB horse trials
Judges travel to assess Olympic dressage hopefuls
Getting life back to normal in equine flu country

24.10.07:
Eradication of equine flu possible by June
Equine Flu update from Dr Ron Glanville (DPI&F)

23.10.07:
Fresh aid package as rollout of equine flu vaccine continues
Locations of nine equine flu decontamination points

22.10.07:
Federal aid package extended in equine flu battle

20.10.07:
Victoria announces plan to allow horses across border

19.10.07:
Riding for Disabled ponies vaccinated for equine flu
Shades of Hotel California in purple equine flu zone

18.10.07:
Equine Flu update from Dr Ron Glanville (DPI&F)
Australia orders further half million equine flu jabs

17.10.07:
Nearly 40,000 horses in NSW affected by equine flu

16.10.07:
Equine flu would be costly to live with in Australia
University to research how humans spread horse flu

15.10.07:
Tasmania clear of equine flu
Why NZ says no to equine flu vaccine
Tasmania fears ease as EI fight continues on mainland

14.10.07:
Fears ease in Tasmania as equine flu ban lifted
Three Tasmanian horses under EI spotlight

13.10.07:
Questions remain over Tasmanian horse in equine flu scare

12.10.07:
Tasmania locked down in equine flu scare

11.10.07:
EI properties top 4000 as vaccine rollout continues
Cost of living with equine flu would be "very high"

10.10.07:
Equine Flu update from Dr Ron Glanville (DPI&F)
Equestrian Federation wants equine flu recovery plan
Vaccination main priority in equine flu fight

9.10.07:
NSW racehorses to get equine flu vaccine

8.10.07:
Horses with equine flu top 30,000

6.10.07:
Exotic disease specialist at equine flu frontline
Top vet says equine flu eradication achievable

5.10.07:
Second shipment of equine flu vaccine due today

4.10.07:
NZ can learn from Aust equine flu outbreak
Looming race carnival sees Victoria closing ranks
Horse Council attacks lack of unity over equine flu

3.10.07:
Equine flu vaccine not the answer in NZ
Equine flu vaccination fact sheet
Equine flu vaccine in NZ ruled out for now
Vaccine rolled out in key move in flu war

2.10.07:
Makeshift equine-flu settlement at an end

1.10.07:
Locked-down horse people honing management skills
Second flu vaccine shipment due in days

30.9.07:
NZ tightens rules for incoming riders

29.9.07:
NZ biosecurity staff seek horse flu trainer
Equine flu vaccine pressed into use

28.9.07:
NZ officials meet to discuss equine flu
Make your equine-flu views known - horse council
Equine flu inquiry commences

27.9.07:
Equestrian events to go on
It's V for Vaccine day in equine flu fight

26.9.07:
Equine flu once brought US to its knees
People biggest threat to flu containment

25.9.07:
Singapore horses cleared of equine influenza
Equine flu vaccination - the ongoing debate
Brisbane racing hit as equine flu spreads
Arabian racing latest victim of equine flu

24.9.07:
Horses isolated in Singapore over respiratory disease
Australia ready to roll out equine flu vaccine

23.9.07:
Equine flu crisis worsens as Warwick Farm hit

22.9.07:
Vaccine on its way to help in equine flu battle/a>

21.9.07:
Flu stops Aust's premier 3DE
Live vaccine from Europe to combat equine flu

20.9.07:
Pony Club is off - till next year!
Equine flu zones latest strategy in disease fight

19.9.07:
Double trouble in Dubbo over equine flu

18.9.07:
Report sick horses or face charges, says official
Vaccine approved for equine flu buffer zones

17.9.07:
Flu vaccine could be used for buffer zones

15.9.07:
Flu not killing foals, as first feared
Flu could leave 70% of broodmares empty - breeders

14.9.07:
State backs lockdown as calls to vaccinate grow
Outbreak prompts Equitana postponement

13.9.07:
Bird-flu test used to determine equine flu
Queensland cut in two in fight against equine flu

12.9.07:
Equine flu cases climb towards 5000
Day of reckoning approaches over equine flu

11.9.07:
Equine flu states should do more to help - PM
Equine flu inevitable given racing's breeding stance

10.9.07:
$110m equine flu aid package announced

9.9.07:
Equine flu: race meetings giving wrong impression
People can spread equine flu - top vet

8.9.07:
Equine flu cases rise in Queensland as disease spreads

7.9.07:
Reducing equine disease transmission - hand hygiene study
Aust riders in NZ face new procedures to halt equine flu
Equine flu measures working, but breeders worried

6.9.07:
NZ tightens borders to stop equine flu
Equine flu bites deeper, cases rise

5.9.07:
Border illness not equine flu, Victoria clear
Horse flu puts pre-Olympic events in disarray
Fears flu may be close to Vic border

4.9.07:
All test results for equine flu in NZ negative
170 NSW horses under lockdown get clearance
Equine flu spreads through Randwick, NSW numbers grow

3.9.07:
PM announces equine flu inquiry, more cases reported

2.9.07:
Benefits considered as equine flu hits livelihoods

1.9.07:
Vet students learning at horse flu frontline
More than 2000 NSW horses may have equine flu

31.8.07:
Endurance horses head home after lockdown
Olympic horses trapped in quarantine
Horse flu hits heartland, thoroughbreds infected

30.8.07:
Equine flu's arrival in Australia no surprise
No evidence of Equine flu in New Zealand
Equine influenza treatment and care
Fact sheet from the Australian Government
Spread of equine flu in check, Australia hunkers down
Advice for horse owners, workers

29.8.07:
Pony Club joins fight against equine flu spread
Shows to proceed - but no horses
Equine flu lockdown begins to turn tide

28.8.07:
Free download - Equine flu fact sheet
Disabled riding group caught up in outbreak
Horses in NZ tested for equine flu
Spread of horse flu being tracked, lockdown crucial

27.8.07:
Equine flu in widespread locations
Warning on illegal equine flu vaccines
Sydney International horse trials cancelled
Grim horse-flu outlook, Kiwi borders locked tight
Equine flu crisis worsens in Australia

26.8.07:
Horse flu spreads through NSW, symptoms in Queensland
Horses at riding club event sought in equine flu outbreak
NZ checking recent Aust horse imports for equine flu
Massive lockdown in bid to contain Equine flu
Huge penalties for breaching equine flu movement control areas

25.8.07:
Free download - "Keeping Exotic Horse Diseases out of NZ"
Recent NZ imports should be checked for symptoms
Horse movements banned in NSW as Equine Flu crisis escalates
NZ halts Aust horse imports
NSW shuts down horse events amid equine flu outbreak
Equine Flu Crisis: Exclusion zone in bid to halt spread
Equine flu puts racehorse breeding in disarray

24.8.07:
Equine flu fears in Australia: lockdown imposed

23.8.07:
More horses hit by Japan's equine flu outbreak

22.8.07:
Japanese horses on track for Melbourne Cup

21.8.07:
Japan's equine flu outbreak could hobble Melbourne Cup bid

 

 

Australia:
Suspected signs of equine influenza should be reported to the NSW Emergency Animal Disease Hotline on 1800 675 888.

New Zealand:
MAF Biosecurity New Zealand emergency hotline 0800 80 90 66.