Facts about Parvo Virus in Dogs

  • Dogs become infected through contact with the stool of an infected dog, or a contaminated environment.

  • Puppies are most susceptible to this virus, although a dog can catch it at any age.

  • the Parvo Virus vaccine is the best preventative and can be applied as early as 8 weeks of age.

  • This virus causes severe & often bloody vomit & diarrhea leading to severe dehydration, shock and death.

  • All though there is no current cure for the virus, the best chance of survival is hospitalization.

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