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WSU Horses To Be Released From Containment Today

PULLMAN, Wash. - Pullman officials from the Washington State University College Of Veterinary Medicine confirmed to KHQ Monday they are re-opening the Vet hospital today after five horses became infected with the potentially deadly equine herpes virus, Ev-1.

The horses, who've been quarantined for at least 21 days to contain the virus, can now be released back to their owners if their medical status is considered healthy.

The Vet hospital is now accepting new horses too which were slowed to a halt after the hospital worked to contain the virus.

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