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Campylobacter Outbreak from Pet Store Puppies

Learn about campylobacter and how it has sickened 55 people in a 2017 outbreak.

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Lyme Disease in Dogs

Learn the common symptoms of Lyme disease in dogs and how it is treated and prevented.

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Zika Virus and Dogs

Find out if Zika virus can be transmitted to dogs or passed to humans by them.

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Bubonic Plague: The Role of Dogs in the Spread of Plague

Dogs are quite resistant to developing bubonic plague. However, they can help spread the disease to people and cats.

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Canine Influenza

Canine influenza is serious in a small number of cases. Find out the cause, symptoms, treatment, and prevention of canine influenza here.

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Dogs and Ebola

With the Ebola virus now on American soil, pet owners may be prompted to wonder, can pets contract Ebola? Can they transmit it to people?

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Heartworm Disease in Dogs

Learn about the causes, treatments, and prevention options for heartworm disease in dogs.

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