02-07-2014 09:57 AM | USA

More restrictions on livestock movement in Texas

With the additional case of equine Vesicular Stomatitus (VS) reported in Nueces County last week, raising the total number of Texas horses to 10 confirmed cases in four different South Texas counties, Louisiana becomes the latest state to impose enhanced requirements on horses and other livestock crossing their state line from a state that has diagnosed cases of VS.

Horses and livestock on six sites across the four counties remain under quarantine in what has been the first outbreak of VS in Texas since 2009.
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