Health Headlines - September 12, 2005by
MeredyBats May Be Source of SARS Virus: Report
Chinese researchers say they've found a virus in some wild bats in Hong Kong that's closely related to the virus that causes Severe Acute Respiratory...
SATURDAY IN THE (DOG) PARK....by
Canine distemper is caused by a very contagious virus. Puppies and dogs usually become infected through virus particles in the air or in the respiratory secretions of infected dogs. Infected...
PETS AND HUMANS SHARE DISEASESby
For reasons that are not currently understood, bats
are able to be infected with a huge variety of viruses. They pass these viruses
to other animal species via bites or guano. The classic bat-origin virus is
OUT GOES FEBRUARY, IN COMES MARCH....by
(all of which can be run by your veterinarian).
There is no specific treatment for killing the virus of CPV infection..., such as foxes, wolves, and coyotes. All dogs are at risk of infection with this potentially devastating virus...
DECREASING DISEASE RISKS FOR YOUR DOGS...by
information. If your dog is showing signs of illness, consult your veterinarian for diagnosis and treatment... before petting or handling another dog.
Canine distemper is caused by a very contagious virus. Puppies and dogs...