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    Canine Parvovirus Bleach is the new holy water according to Susan C. Kahler. The canine parvovirus is a highly contagious diseases in canines, and it can be easily killed with bleach. The virus was found fairly recently, it has a long process to get an animal sick, and it has a few symptoms with effective cures. The canine parvovirus was found not too long ago, and it has a unique structure. The virus was originally found in Europe in 1976, and then spread it undetected worldwide by 1978 causing. It is suspected that it came from a mutation of two amino acids of the feline panleukopenia virus. Also, the canine parvovirus closely resembled the human parvovirus. Because it spread worldwide, it caused an epidemic. That epidemic and the frequent outbreaks that happen are both easily controlled by the treatments of the virus. The virus has two important structures which are, an icosahedral shape, and single stranded DNA that is covered by a viral capsid instead of a viral envelope that allows is to enter it a cell through endocytosis. The Canine parvovirus starts infecting a canine after entering cells through endocytosis, goes through the normal viral life cycle, and then it leaves its host cell by budding. The virus’s host cell can be in the small intestines, lymph nodes, and bone marrow. During its incubation period of three to seven days, it attacks the canine’s tonsils or lymph nodes first so it can attract lymphocytes which are a type of white blood cells. Then,…

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    Canine parvovirus (CPV) enteritis is a common cause of acute, severe gastroenteritis in young dogs. Dogs at greatest risk are less than 6 months of age and either unvaccinated or incompletely vaccinated for canine parvovirus. Dogs vaccinated with over-the-counter vaccines also appear to have a higher incidence of parvovirus likely due to ineffective vaccine or improper use. Early clinical signs of parvovirus enteritis include anorexia, lethargy, diarrhea and vomiting. Parvovirus enteritis has…

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    Cats now have a treatment for Feline Leukemia (Pro-Test). Breakthrough’s to profit the life of animals though animal testing has in return made for overall healthier house pets. It 's obvious that animal research doles all living species and that we are all able to live longer, healthier, happier lives because of it (Pro-Test). An example of animal testing benefiting animals is, “In 1978, there was a sudden, worldwide outbreak of a virus among dogs which caused vomiting, diarrhea, dehydration…

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    and a history of contact with an infected individual is often absent or unreliable (Hay, Levin, Deterding, & Abzug, 2014). It is transmitted via respiratory droplets, most commonly seen in the late winter or early spring months. Most of the cases occur in children between five to fifteen years old, which is school age, so it can be hard to really know how the child contracted the virus. Males and females are infected equally by the erythema infectiosum, and the infection is usually a…

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    excess tissue.  Median craniofacial hypoplasia (deficiency of midline structures):  Clinically, it may be important to distinguish among patients with poor brain differentiation (alobar holoprosencephaly) who may die in infancy from those with a better prognosis (lobar brain).  Soft tissue deficiencies with Tessier 0 clefts include the upper lip and nose. Agenesis or hypoplasia may result in a false median cleft lip and absence of philtral columns.  With nasal anomalies, the columella may…

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    Malayan Sun Bear – Part 1 The helarctos malayanus, commonly known as sun bear, is the smallest breed of bear in the world. An average a fully grown sun bear will weigh between 30kg and 60kg and will be 120cm to 150cm tall. A sun bear’s fur is also short and thick so that their fur doesn’t get stuck on branches but can still offer protection from branches so the sun bear doesn’t get scratched. Sun bears also don’t have fur on the bottom of their feet so climbing is easier. Sun bear’s commonly…

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    are favored over canines in the United States. As I would see it, felines are the better pet over puppies by populace on the grounds that felines cost less cash than canines, they don't require much work for their upkeep, don't rely on upon the proprietor as much as canines tend to, and are regularly more advantageous and have a more drawn out future. The primary motivation behind why felines are the better pet over canines is on account of felines cost not exactly keep up similarly as yearly…

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    While they can eat voles, mice, and some cottontails, they are an obligate species of the prairie dogs[2]. They not only used them as their main source of prey, but they live in their burrow systems as well[2]. So, the decline of the prairie dog habitat to as low as 2% of their traditional range is a problem for the BFF[2]. The reasons behind the decline of the prairie dog include disease, poisonings, and human land utilization[2]. In regards to BFF reintroduction, there is some resistance from…

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    Pet Vaccination Benefits

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    core vaccines as “recommended for most pets in a particular area or geographical location because they protect from diseases most common in that area” (“Vaccinations”1). Non-core vaccines are “vaccinations for individual pets with unique needs” (“Vaccinations” 1). For example, core vaccines for canines according to the ASPCA are Canine Parvovirus, Distemper, Leptospirosis, Canine Hepatitis and Rabies. Canine Parvovirus is spread through feces of infected dog and is found living in kennels.…

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    A disease for canines is Parvovirus, which is an oral, contagious disease of canines that strikes at the body’s reproducing cells. The blood carries the disease to the digestive tract where it sheds the virus in the feces. Canines at any age can contract this disease, especially unvaccinated adults or puppies. The infection can be transmitted between canines, or on any object that comes in contact with infected canine’s feces. In any area where the canine sleeps, eats, or plays can be an…

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