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Warrnambool Strangles Lockdown Lifted
Racing Victoria announced the "lockdown has been lifted on the 2 Warrnambool stables that were impacted by an outbreak of Strangles last month". The affected horses in the 1st stable "have recovered after treatment & are showing no clinical signs of the disease, while no cases were detected at the 2nd stable which was locked down purely for precaution". All horses "will continue to be monitored by the stables' veterinary practioners, but they are free to rejoin the horse population & be nominated to race".