Parvovirus In Dogs and Puppies - Parvo

Parvovirus In Dogs and Puppies – Parvo

Canine Parvovirus is the last thing you want to hear about your puppy. It can be a battle for your pup’s life that can take months of recovery.

The canine parvovirus CPV2 infection is a highly contagious viral illness that affects dogs and is often fatal if left untreated. It’s a horrible virus that can be prevented. Commonly called Parvo, there is no cure, but as we’ll find out not all is bleak.

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Dog Years: How can you tell how old a dog is?

Dog Years: How can you tell how old a dog is?

It’s not always apparent how old a dog is. You may have just adopted a canine companion or a stray may have found his way to your door. Either way, we, in general, like to know the age of our pets. Unfortunately, this is not an exact science and there can be many variables. Even an experienced veterinary professional is making an educated guess. But, there are some solid indicators.

Let’s look at some of the ways to tell a dog’s age.

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