State is enlisting the help of Ohio veterinarians to identify and combat disease
The Ohio Department of Agriculture is working with animal health experts to determine the cause and origin of a series of dog illnesses in the state.
The department is also urging veterinarians in the state to contact the Division of Animal Health if they suspect any animals in their care are suffering from the same disease.
The department’s Division of Animal Health has been taking reports of severe dog illnesses in several parts of the state for the past three weeks.
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