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Warning: Distemper on the Rise in California

7 monthes ago   |   By iHeart Dogs

The California Department of Fish and Wildlife has issued a warning. Canine distemper is on the rise among the state's wildlife population. The highly contagious and frequently fatal disease can easily spread to canines. People with dogs are urged to make sure that distemper vaccinations are up to date.
Which Animals are Affected
Canine distemper is a virus that does not only infect canines. It can be spread to a wide range of carnivores but gray foxes, raccoons, and skunks are the most commonly infected wildlife species. The California Department of Fish and Wildlife recommend that people...
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