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Pimlico under quarantine for equine virus

Pimlico Race Course is under quarantine because of an outbreak of the equine herpes virus at the track.

Since Jan. 1, 11 &to=' target=_blank>horses have shown signs of the virus, prompting the Maryland Department of Agriculture to place an "investigational animal hold order" on three barns. Two horses were euthanized and tested positive for the virus.