Equine Herpes Virus
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Equine Herpes Virus (EHV)
This is a highly infectious virus that requires immediate treatment and management. EHV 1 is also known as Rhinopneumonitis.

Although there are in fact 5 strains of Equine Herpes Virus (EHV) it is the strains 1 and 4 which cause the most problems.


What to do if you suspect EHV

There is a vaccine available which helps to limit but not prevent the affects of the virus.