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Dog Flu Now Up Northeast. . .
« on: June 26, 2017, 10:33:10 AM »
The Cornell University College of acceterinary Medicine says two confirmed cases of “highly contagious” canine influenza and “several reports of respiratory illness” in dogs have been identified in the Elmira area.

“The highly contagious virus is not usually fatal, but untreated cases can lead to more serious and even life-threatening pneumonia,” says Edward Dubovi, professor of virology at the vet school’s New York State Animal Health Diagnostic Center, here in Ithaca.

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