Mount Isa vet encourages locals to vaccinate horses against Hendra

Samantha Campbell
By Samantha Campbell
July 14 2022 - 8:00pm
AAA Vet Clinic owner and veterinarian Dr Katelyn Stretton said horses need to be vaccinated to receive the highest quality of care. Photo supplied.

A Mount Isa vet is urging horse owners to vaccinate their animals against Hendra virus after Queensland had its first case in five years.

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Samantha Campbell

Samantha Campbell

Senior Journalist

Samantha Campbell (nee Walton) has worked for regional and rural publications across News South Wales, Queensland and the Northern Territory and is currently the senior journalist at the North West Star in Mount Isa. Sam enjoys family life on their cattle station with her husband and two kids and competes in local campdraft and rodeo events. Email: samantha.campbell@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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