• Ebola and the Role of Pets

    There are daily updates on the Ebola outbreak that is currently happening.  The stories of human life lost are heartbreaking, and the difficulties in containing the outbreak are immensely frustrating.  As animal lovers, we are also concerned about the animal aspects of this zoonotic disease.  An asymptomatic dog was euthanized in Spain, when his owner (who has recovered) was diagnosed. Many are wondering what this decision was based on.  Apparently dogs do mount antibodies to … Read More »