ProVetLogic’s Animal Facility Disinfectant Kills Dog Flu
Dog Flu outbreaks are occurring in all 50 states. Also known as Canine influenza this disease is caused by different varieties of influenza virus A. Often the newer types of influenza may be confused with kennel cough.
Dog Flu Transmission
Canine flu is believed to be spread among dogs through respiratory droplets, saliva or hair or through contact with contaminated surfaces. According to the CDC, “The signs of this illness in dogs are cough, runny nose, fever, lethargy, eye discharge, and reduced appetite, but not all dogs will show signs of illness. The severity of illness associated with canine flu in dogs can range from no signs to severe illness resulting in pneumonia and sometimes death.”
Pet Owners and Professionals Take Precautions
In high traffic areas, such as examination rooms, dog show preparation areas or grooming stations, it is important to minimize the opportunities for exposure to dog flu. ProVetLogic’s Animal Facility is available in concentrated formulas for large applications and in ready-to-use spray bottles for convenient home and clinic use.
Conscientious use of this product can have significant results in preventing the spread of dog flu.
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