Disease Alerts

Updates on current disease outbreaks are listed here as they occur and will include the date listed, disease name, location and current status. Specific premises will not be named but the general location by town, county and state will be listed. When locations, events or horses are at risk they will be listed. Updates will be posted as they are received.



West Nile Virus
Creek County, OK
Outbreak Identifier: 5405
Alert ID: 2789
October 31, 2022
Confirmed Case(s) - No Quarantine

State Veterinarian Office

Number Confirmed: 1;
Number Suspected: 3;
Facility Type: Private Facility;
Age: 7; Gender: Mare; Breed: Quarter Horse (QH); Usage: Barrel Racing; Onset of Clinical Signs: 10/26/2022;
Clinical Signs: ataxia/incoordination, anorexia, muscle fasciculations of head/neck; Confirmation Date: 10/29/2022; Horse Status: Recovering; Vaccination Status: Unvaccinated.
Comments: For more information go to WNV factsheet