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MI: Unidentified virus kills 6 dogs in Ann Arbor-owners ill

Postby spinster » Thu Oct 03, 2013 3:44 pm

Not sure if it is flu, circovirus or something else...owners had flu-like symptoms. This is a head's up...
http://www.wilx.com/home/headlines/226332001.html
http://www.mlive.com/news/ann-arbor/ind ... ounds.html
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Re: MI: Unidentified virus kills 6 dogs in Ann Arbor-owners

Postby spinster » Thu Nov 21, 2013 7:34 am

Vet at center of canine circovirus outbreak in Michigan issues dire warning to cat lovers: They can get it, too
By John Luciew | jluciew@pennlive.com
updated November 20, 2013 at 8:32 AM

“The disease, at least in our area, is picking up speed and we are seeing more cats with it now,” Ruland warned. “The cats have not fared well and of the six cats we recently had hospitalized with symptoms, four of them passed away from multiple organ failure and acute respiratory distress, The dogs that are coming in are showing more neurological signs as well consistent with cerebral edema.”

Read more: http://www.pennlive.com/midstate/index. ... ircov.html
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