EHV-1 also reached Doha, Qatar

It’s a huge disaster: A very aggressive form of herpes is rampant in international equestrian sport and has now also appeared at the Global Champions Tour in Qatar. Where a large part of the world’s show-jumping elite is gathered with their best horses. “This EHV-1 outbreak is probably the worst in Europe for many years,” Sabrina Ibanez, the FEI’s secretary general, said in a press release.

 

Source Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung GmbH

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