Warning to dog owners after outbreak of deadly lungworm disease reported in Bristol

Cases have been reported up and down the country

Several cases of a parasite that can kill dogs have been reported in Bristol and the surrounding areas.

An interactive map showing the number of confirmed cases of lungworm infections in dogs has been created and currently shows 184 cases within 50 miles of a central Bristol postcode.

Lungworm infections lead to serious health problems for dogs, and can even kill them if left untreated.

The main carriers of the parasite...
source: Bristol Post

2019-09-19 00:41
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