WSAVA Calls for Quarantine not Euthanasia for Dogs Exposed to Ebola

(WSAVA Press Release) The World Small Animal Veterinary Association (WSAVA), a global veterinary association, has called for the testing and quarantine of dogs exposed to the Ebola virus in countries not endemic for the disease, not automatic euthanasia. It has spoken out following the euthanasia on 8 October 2014 of a pet dog ‘Excalibur’ (pictured…

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Coughing Pets!

We all know pets get sick. Like us they’ll usually start by ignoring their food, possibly even becoming a little lethargic too. For me, the best pet-owners are the ‘early-detectors’ – those of you that know your beloved four-legged friend’s behaviour patterns inside-out and back-to-front, alerting your vet as soon as you spot any changes….

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