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Dog Virus A Catastrophe For India's Tigers
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, tigers, virus )

Cher
- 523 days ago - globalanimal.org
The virus killed at least four tigers throughout Northern and Eastern India in the past year, with the latest fatality occurring just last month at the Dudhwa Tiger Reserve.
India Scrambles To Save Tigers From Deadly Canine Distemper Virus
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, tigers, virus )

Cher
- 534 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
India is scrambling to protect its beleaguered tiger population after several big cats tested positive for a virus common among dogs but deadly to other carnivores, experts said.
Virus Outbreak That Killed 7 Big Cats Appears Over
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, big cats, virus )

Cher
- 568 days ago - wfaa.com
A spokeswoman for a North Texas animal sanctuary where seven big cats have died of a virus says the worst of the outbreak appears to be over even though some cats still show symptoms.
7th Big Cat Dies at Texas Animal Refuge From Virus
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, big cats, death, virus )

Cher
- 664 days ago - northernstar.info
A tiger described as the "soul" of a North Texas animal sanctuary became the seventh big cat to die from an outbreak of a fatal virus, a spokeswoman for the refuge said Monday.
Distemper Outbreak at Wylie Sanctuary Kills Lion and Tiger
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, virus )

Cher
- 716 days ago - thescoopblog.dallasnews.com
Since June, the distemper virus has infected more than 20 big cats, according to officials at In-Sync Exotics Wildlife Rescue and Education Center.
The Plague That's Killing Our Spring Lambs
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, suffering, virus )

Cher
- 920 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
A virus spread by midges is having a worse impact than when it first hit last year
Oregon Cat First Feline Death From H1N1
Offbeat  (tags: animals, cats, H1N1, virus, death, pets, protection )

Cher
- 2049 days ago - foodconsumer.org
A 10-year old male cat has died from the H1N1 flu virus, and veterinarians are cautioning that it may be possible for cats to transmit the virus to humans, according to the Oregon Veterinary Medical Association (OVMA).
Aphids Saved From Gruesome Death By Virus-Infected Bacteria
Offbeat  (tags: animals, ethics, health, interesting, virus, death, bacteria )

Cowboss
- 2139 days ago - sciencedaily.com
The term "beneficial virus" sounds like an oxymoron. But for pea aphids under attack by parasitic wasps, carrying infected bacteria is the difference between life and a slow death, according to new research
Snopes.Com: Virus Warning: FTC/DOJ/DOT Complaint Download
Offbeat  (tags: PC, Virus, Warnings, Snopes )

Tj
- 2500 days ago - snopes.com
Stay up to date with what is out there. Follow Link to Index page to keep track of those all to common Virus Fwds. Save link to your Favorites & check back often for NEW WARNINGS!!!
Can Dogs Give You Breast Cancer? Bizarre Medical Theories That Experts Claim May Actually Be True
Offbeat  (tags: humans, breast cancer, virus, dogs, cats, risk )

Eduardo
- 2799 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Could it really be true that keeping a dog increases the risk of the disease? Analysis of breast cancer cases by researchers showed that patients with this type of cancer were significantly more likely to have kept a dog than a cat.
   

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