Canine Respiratory Illness
We acknowledge that many of you are worried about the recent canine respiratory illness. Even though we lack extensive details about this illness, we encourage you to review information from reliable sources that can guide you on how to proceed and address any questions you may have.
Please see below detail from Illinois State Veterinary Medical Association (ISVMA) noting no confirmed Illinois cases as of November 21st:
The ISVMA has fielded a number of calls from members and veterinarians regarding the mounting reports of canine respiratory disease being identified in Illinois, according to the Today Show. The ISVMA's Board of Directors are monitoring the issue. At this time, the ISVMA has communicated with veterinarians from across Illinois as well as government and educational institutions with all conversations resulting in no confirmed cases of the atypical canine respiratory disease in Illinois as of this writing.
Below link from Veterinary Specialty Centers may assist in answering some general questions:
Lincolnshire Animal Hospital is a full-service hospital that offers veterinary care to dogs, cats, and pocket pets in Lincolnshire, IL and the surrounding Chicagoland area. For more than 20 years, our clients have chosen us as a trusted provider for quality pet care, including wellness exams and preventive services, pet dentistry, veterinary surgery, and more.
Our doctors and staff are highly trained and are available six days a week to provide compassionate care and service to each of our pet clients.
At Lincolnshire Animal Hospital, we take pride in treating your companion with the love and care they deserve. We work to establish a long-lasting relationship with you to ensure your pet enjoys the highest possible quality of life.
If you are in need of veterinary care for your Lincolnshire pets, call us today at (847) 634-9250.