TAHC News Releases

2017
Date Title
January 20, 2017 The Chronic Wasting Disease Rule Proposal Republished for Comment
January 12, 2017 Live Oak County Fever Tick Update
2016
Date Title
December 30, 2016 TAHC Adopts Chronic Wasting Disease Movement Requirements and Trichomoniasis Program Rules
December 14, 2016 TAHC Accepting Nominations for Areas of Texas Experiencing Veterinary Shortages
December 8, 2016 Dallam County Elk Tests Positive for Chronic Wasting Disease
December 2, 2016 Fever Ticks Confirmed on a Live Oak County Premises
November 17, 2016 Modification of the Temporary Preventative Quarantine Area in Cameron County, Texas
November 8, 2016 USDA Announces One Veterinary Medicine Loan Repayment Program Award in Texas
September 21, 2016 TAHC Passes Authorized Personnel Rule at 396th Commission Meeting
September 20, 2016 Anthrax Confirmed in Kinney County White-Tailed Deer
August 9, 2016 Dr. Susan Rollo Selected as State Epidemiologist
July 26, 2016 Biosecurity Remains an Essential Part in Keeping Backyard Flocks Healthy
July 1, 2016 Additional CWD Cases Discovered at a Quarantined Captive White-tailed Deer Breeding Facility
June 23, 2016 TAHC Releases Equine Herpes Virus (EHV-1) Quarantine
June 13, 2016 Equine Herpes Virus (EHV-1) Update
June 10, 2016 TAHC Adopts Fever Tick Vaccine at May Commission Meeting
June 7, 2016 Tackling the Cattle Fever Tick with Vaccine
May 26, 2016 Dr. Andy Schwartz Steps up as Texas State Veterinarian
May 9, 2016 Prevent Anthrax by Vaccinating your Livestock
April 22, 2016 Scrapie Confirmed in a Hartley County Sheep
April 11, 2016 USDA Veterinary Medicine Loan Repayment Program Announces Shortage Areas for 2016
April 1, 2016 New CWD Cases Discovered at Captive Deer Breeding Facilities
March 15, 2016 TAHC Passes Rules at February Commission Meeeting
March 9, 2016 Governor Abbott Appoints Locke as TAHC Chairman and Selects Three Commissioners
March 8, 2016 TAHC Releases Equine Herpes Virus Quarantine
February 26, 2016 Hartley County Mule Deer Tests Positive for Chronic Wasting Disease
February 19, 2016 Equine Herpes Virus Confirmed in Texas
February 11, 2016 TAHC Employee Receives Technology and Innovation Award
February 5, 2016 New CWD Case Discovered at Captive Deer Release Site
January 5, 2016 TAHC Coordinates Response Efforts During Winter Storm Goliath

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All media inquiries can be referred to the TAHC Public Information Department at 512-719-0750 or by email at public_info@tahc.texas.gov.