National Institute for Animal Agriculture : Equine Diseases Forum

Equine Health Resources from the National Institute for Animal Agriculture – Equine Diseases Forum:

Held on January 19-21 2016


Biosecurity Toolkit for Equine Events (California Department of Food and Agriculture)
EHV Business Continuity Plan ( Colorado Department of Agriculture)
Horse Venue Biosecurity Workbook (Australia Animal Health)

Equine Herpesvirus-1 (EHV-1)

IDOHC EHM Incident Guidance Document
USDA EHV Brochure

Equine Infectious Anemia (EIA)

2015 USDA EIA Discussion Group Summary Document

Equine Piroplasmosis(EP)

2010 USDA EP Protect Your Horse Factsheet

Equine Viral Arteritis (EVA)



Webpage PDF—USDA Equine Import Protocols
Webpage PDF—USDA Import from CEM Affected Country Protocols
HHHP Handbook

Miscellaneous Documents

2016 State Animal Health Officials List


Role of the USDA in Protecting Equine Health
Dr. Rory Carolan – USDA APHIS VS – Presentation
Dr. Ellen Buck – Equine Import Specialist, USDA APHIS VS – Presentation

Role of State Animal Health Official in Protecting Equine Health
Dr. Katie Flynn – Equine Staff Veterinarian, California Department of Food and Agriculture – Presentation 

Overview of Diseases of Regulatory Importance (EIA, EHV, CEM, EP, Arbovirus & EVA)
Dr. Angela Pezel-McCluskey – Presentation

Overview of Diseases of Industry Importance
Dr. Nicola Pusterla – Professor of Medicine & Epidemiology, University of California-Davis – Presentation

Advances in Equine Biosecurity over the Last 10 Years
Dr. Josie Traub-Dargatz – Professor of Equine Medicine, Department of Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences, Colorado State Veterinarian – Presentation