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The threat of equine influenza took the horse racing world by storm this year as an above-average number of infections cancelled races in the United Kingdom. Nine West Women's Fields Metallic Dress SandalIt was the first time in 15 years that horse races were canceled for flu concerns.
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The virus that causes equine influenza is about as contagious as can be, meaning horse caretakers have to be vigilant. Adidas Ultra Boost 3.0 Clear Grey Size 8It can survive for two days on a surface, so horse equipment and stables should be disinfected frequently and methodically. Continue reading