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Shows Cancelled, Rescheduled Due to EHV-1

AQHA shows and special events in Minnesota are cancelled and rescheduled due to an equine herpesvirus type-1 outbreak in the Upper Midwest.

American Quarter Horse Association
April 1, 2014

2012 AQHA Region Ten Championship by Christine Hamilton

Stay tuned to www.aqha.com/showing for updates from AQHA on events that have been cancelled or rescheduled by show and special event management. (Credit: Journal)

Several shows in Minnesota have been cancelled or rescheduled due to cases of the equine herpesvirus type-1 that have been detected in eastern Minnesota and western Wisconsin

  • R&J Arena Quarter Horse Show in Verndale, Minnesota, contact Carla Blaha at 218-445-5269 or cblaha@wcta.netrescheduled from April 4-6, 2014, to April 25-27, 2014
  • Central Minnesota Event in Fergus Falls, Minnesota, contact Isabel Rutherford at 218-879-0757 or horselvr@tekstar.comcancelled for April 4-6, 2014; new dates to be determined
  • TQ Spring Show in Winona, Minnesota, contact Patrice M. Thesing at 651-336-8467 or pmthesing@yahoo.comcancelled for April 29-20, 2014; will hold in 2015

Stay tuned to www.aqha.com/showing for updates from AQHA on events that have been cancelled or rescheduled by show and special event management.

EHV-1 Preparedness

Please use these resources regarding EHV-1 and biosecurity, brought to you by The American Quarter Horse Journal:

  • Travel Safely: Good biosecurity both at home and on the road will help keep your horses healthy.
  • The Facts on EHV-1: Recognize the signs of equine herpesvirus-1 and learn how to protect your horse from the risks of the virus.

To learn more about EHV-1, visit the AQHA EHV-1 Information page.