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NEW UPDATE ON CANINE INFLUENZA OUTBREAK

The recent canine influenza outbreak in Chicago is caused by a different strain of the virus than was earlier assumed. According to laboratory scientists at Cornell University and the University of Wisconsin, the outbreak is caused by a virus related to Asian strains of influenza A H3N2 viruses—not the H3N8 strain. Both strains can cause high fever, loss […]

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THE NAUGHT & NICE LIST: Tips for a Happy & Pet-Safe Holiday

The holiday season is a feast for the senses — bright lights and candles, mouthwatering treats and shiny, festive decor — which means it’s also filled with potentially hazardous temptations for your furry friends. So before you extend the holiday cheer to your animal companions, check out our “Naughty and Nice” list for tips on […]

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