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Pigeon Fever is an disease that causes abscesses in horses, sheep and cattle. Pigeon Fever is not zoonotic, meaning it is not transmitted to human from animal.

What Is Pigeon Fever in Horses? - Quarter Horse News


Known as pigeon breast, dryland distemper, and Colorado strangles, this disease is unpredictable, contagious and, thankfully, curable in most cases. You go out ...

Pigeon Fever: Myths and Misconceptions | TheHorse.com


Jun 20, 2014 ... As pigeon fever spreads across the United States, so does ... antibiotic treatment of pigeon fever causes horses to develop internal abscesses.

Pigeon Fever - UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine


A publication of the Center for Equine Health • School of Veterinary Medicine • University of California, Davis. Pigeon Fever. Varying Forms of Infection in Horses.

Pigeon Fever: What horse owners need to know


Jul 9, 2012 ... Texas horses There has been a surge in reported cases of Pigeon Fever in Texas during the past year. With summer and fly season in full ...

Pigeon Fever, Part 1 - America's Horse Daily


Nov 18, 2010 ... Pigeon fever typically presents as external abscesses around the chest and midline, giving the horse a “pigeon chest” appearance. By Andrea ...

Pigeon Fever Facts - Equine Voices Rescue & Sanctuary


America has an outbreak of pigeon fever. This infection, which historically been limited to arid areas, has been surfacing all over the country as far East.

Horse owners urged to guard against pigeon fever - Phys.org


Jul 9, 2012 ... Experts are cautioning horse owners to be on the lookout for pigeon fever, a bacterial illness that causes abscesses typically in the pectoral ...

An Insidious Case of Pigeon Fever from EQUUS | EQUUS Magazine


Eddy replied that, although she couldn't diagnose the problem without examining the horse, she thought the swelling looked like pigeon fever---an infection that ...

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Aug 14, 2011 ... A week and a half after I lanced my horse's pigeon fever abcess in his chest and packed it with a homemade solution, this is what it looks like.
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Managing pigeon fever in horses « Neogen Blog


By Dr. James Little. Equine and companion animal professional services veterinarian, Neogen. Pigeon fever is an elevated body temperature of a pigeon, right?

Pigeon Fever in a Horse - HolisticHorse.com


Also referred to as dryland distemper or Colorado strangles, pigeon fever earned its name from the characteristic swelling of a horse's chest from abscesses in ...

PIGEON FEVER - Brazos Valley Equine Hospital


Spier, a medicine faculty researching pigeon fever at the University of California, Davis, ... between cattle and horses is theoretically possible but not confirmed.