Michigan Is Experiencing A Drastic Rise In Dog Flu Cases

Michigan Is Experiencing A Drastic Rise In Dog Flu Cases

Advertisement Veterinarians are warning Michigan dog parents to protect their pups from the rapidly spreading canine flu. According to the Michigan Department of Agriculture & Rural Development (MDARD), 49 cases have been reported from six Lower Peninsula counties in less than three weeks. For comparison, the state had just nine cases of canine influenza in all of 2017. Residents of Huron, Kent, Macomb, Oakland, Ottawa and Wayne – the six counties that have reported cases of canine flu – should take particular care to avoid public places where dogs congregate, including parks, doggy day cares…continue reading →
Dozens Of Dog Flu Cases Diagnosed In Manhattan & Brooklyn

Dozens Of Dog Flu Cases Diagnosed In Manhattan & Brooklyn

Advertisement City canines beware: the dog flu has arrived in New York. Veterinarians in NYC are warning their clients that the H3N2 viral strain has sickened at least three-dozen dogs in Brooklyn and a handful in Manhattan since April. Approximately 500 West Coast pups have been affected by the dog flu this year, and it seems the virus has now spread east. Dr. Maxim Lotovsky of the Jacobson Veterinary Clinic in Brooklyn recommends dog owners become familiar with the facts and symptoms of dog flu and seek immediate treatment if needed. “The disease…continue reading →