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What is Parvo?

Jim Johnson   June 15, 2012   Comments Off on What is Parvo?

Q) What is parvo? A) Parvo is a life-threatening illness that is caused by a virus that affects the gastro-intestinal system. The virus is highly contagious and stable in the environment, and can live for months or years given the right conditions. The signs of parvo are sudden onset of lethargy, anorexia, vomiting, and usually bloody diarrhea. Treatment of the… Read more »