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2014 Report Shows Increase in Infectious Diseases in Dogs and Cats Infectious Diseases in Dogs, Areas of Potential Infection – Banfield Pet Hospital's State of Pet Health(TM) 2014 Report focuses on infectious diseases that can threaten the overall health of pets. Download the State of Pet Health(TM) 2014 Report and discover key findings on a wide range of pet health conditions and diseases such as Lyme disease and canine parvovirus, by visiting stateofpethealth.com. (PRNewsFoto/Banfield Pet Hospital)

2014 Report Shows Increase in Infectious Diseases in Dogs and Cats

Banfield Pet Hospital®, the world’s largest veterinary practice, released its State of Pet Health™ 2014 Report today, revealing a staggering 48 percent increase in the prevalence of feline immunodeficiency virus (FIV) infection in cats and a 21 percent increase in the prevalence of infection with the bacterium that causes Lyme disease in dogs. The report, compiled by Banfield’s internal […]