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.
Known as pigeon breast, dryland distemper, and Colorado strangles, this
disease is unpredictable, contagious and, thankfully, curable in most cases. You
go out ...
Jun 20, 2014 ... As pigeon fever spreads across the United States, so does ... antibiotic treatment
of pigeon fever causes horses to develop internal abscesses.
A publication of the Center for Equine Health • School of Veterinary Medicine •
University of California, Davis. Pigeon Fever. Varying Forms of Infection in
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 ...
Nov 18, 2010 ... Pigeon fever typically presents as external abscesses around the chest and
midline, giving the horse a “pigeon chest” appearance. By Andrea ...
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.
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 ...
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.