Pet Doc: Coronavirus pet concerns

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — We’re learning more about the Coronavirus concerning pets with DSC with MACC.

People are concerned about their pets. There is a coronavirus vaccine for dogs, but it is a completely different strain.

“Definitely talk to your vet about what your pet needs for vaccines. What we’re actually more concerned about than coronavirus is influenza. So flu is certainly more of a threat for people in Tennessee as well as for dogs. So there is a K-9 influenza vaccine and that is something your veterinarian may recommend for your pet if they are exposed to other dogs,” explained Dr. Staci Cannon with Metro Animal Care and Control.

Learn more with Nikki Burdine.

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