Recent Distemper Outbreak

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There have recently been several outbreaks of distemper virus in West Virginia. Often dogs present with respiratory signs, similar to kennel cough, then become neurologic and eventually die.  Distemper virus is a severe disease that is often fatal. It is easily prevented with routine vaccines. Make sure your dogs and puppies are fully vaccinated for distemper virus