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  • 1 Department of Pathology, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602.
  • | 2 Department of Pathology, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602.
  • | 3 Department of Pathology, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602.
  • | 4 Department of Large Animal Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602.
  • | 5 Department of Large Animal Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602.
  • | 6 Department of Pathology, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602.

Contributor Notes

The authors thank Dr. Kurt Williams, Michigan State University, for performing the equine herpesvirus type 5 PCR assay.

Address correspondence to Dr. Howerth.