Although canine parvovirus
was first described in the early 1970s, it is the most common and threatening virus to dogs in Egypt nowadays, according to veterinary surgeon Dr Sherif El Hayawan.
City vets have seen a sharp increase in the number of suspected cases of canine parvovirus
- known as parvo.
The couple were told Sacha died from canine parvovirus
, as did several of the dog's brothers and sisters.
An autopsy report proved positive for canine parvovirus
, a virulent and easily transmissible disease.
RSPCA Inspector, Sue Craig, recently investigating a breeder in Cumbria who was selling pups to North East customers, despite knowing the dogs had Canine Parvovirus
, a potentially lethal virus.
, for example, decreases the survival of wolf pups, yet a detailed analysis has shown that it does not regulate the wolf population.
announced today that research has demonstrated that its Vantocil(TM) product, which has long been used as an ingredient in human hygiene disinfectant products in Europe and other global regions, is also highly effective in controlling the pet-associated viruses, Canine parvovirus
and Feline coronavirus.
Q: I've heard there is some canine parvovirus
in my area at the moment, and I just wondered if this can be passed on to humans at all?
The highly contagious canine parvovirus
was said to be prevalent in Wepre Park and other areas of Connah's Quay, with vets reporting a massive increase in the number of cases.
The Canine VacciCheck kit is used as a diagnostic tool to evaluate the antibody response to the core vaccination or infection by Infectious Canine Hepatitis, Canine Parvovirus
and Canine Distemper Virus.
The samples were used to test for seroprevalence rates to rabies virus (RABV), canine distemper virus (CDV), canine parvovirus
(CPV), Leptospira interrogans, Leishmania sp.
The dog had not been vaccinated by its owner or breeder, and had contracted the canine parvovirus
, known as Parvo, which is a highly contagious, life-threatening canine disease.