Cases of canine influenza are going around in the United States. Dogs can die from influenza. It's highly contagious among dogs. Canine influenza can't infect humans.
The flu can be transmitted through droplets, aerosols, respiratory secretions, coughing, barking, and sneezing.
Here are the symptoms to look for in your dog: coughing that will last one to three weeks, sneezing, fever, decreased appetite and greenish nasal and eyes discharge. Take your dog to your vet and have him checked out. Keep away from kennels, groomers, daycare, and shelters.
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