Baits and traps have been and are of a historic use to help manage any unwanted critters within a home. As with most things in life, technology, genetics, and resistance cause for these products to evolve. Folks with a strong stomach and a handy ‘hand’ can easily reach for mouse traps or glue trays for the least amount of risk to beloved pets. But for those of us where the idea of snapping your own finger could lead to a trip to the human ER, we have to reach for different modalities......
Canine Flu has been in the US for several years, and there are 2 strains of flu (H3N2 and H3N8). There are 3 confirmed cases in Carver county as of April 26, 2018. Canine flu is a very contagious upper respiratory virus, easily spread among dogs. Dogs most at risk include those that spend time with other dogs; at the dog park, boarding and daycare facilities, the groomer, and dog shows. Signs of Canine flu include coughing, nasal discharge, eye discharge, lethargy, decreased appetite, and fever. Treatment includes supportive care to help the......