Breaking news: Mystery illness kills 100 horses in Central Florida

Ocala, FL: Marion County Florida is baffled by the deaths of over 100 horses in the past week. University of Florida Veterinary Medical Center and state officials are stumped at the cause of death. Marion is known for hundreds of horse farms. The EquiTransfer farm is devastated at the loss of almost 25% of it’s horses in the last week. Owners suspect contaminated hay may be the cause of the devastation. Toxicology results are pending.

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