"swine" flu confirmed in cat

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by slightlyscrambled, Nov 4, 2009.

  1. slightlyscrambled

    slightlyscrambled Chillin' With My Peeps

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  2. rodriguezpoultry

    rodriguezpoultry Langshan Lover

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    On the bright side...I've already had it and neither of my dogs got it!

    Dogs RULE! [​IMG]
     
  3. chickerdoodle

    chickerdoodle Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Rats. Now I have to worry about my cats. [​IMG]
     
  4. SundownWaterfowl

    SundownWaterfowl Overrun With Chickens

    Quote:I feel the same way. [​IMG]
     
  5. thebritt

    thebritt Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It's always something.....
     
  6. chickens4me

    chickens4me Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Poor kitty.
     
  7. redhen

    redhen Kiss My Grits... Premium Member

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    Okay..this is freaking me out. I have SIX indoor cats..! [​IMG]
     
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  8. Iowa Roo Mom

    Iowa Roo Mom Resistance Is Futile

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    WHAT? For crying out loud, in IOWA? [​IMG]
     
  9. slightlyscrambled

    slightlyscrambled Chillin' With My Peeps

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    but they also said confirmed in 2 ferrets...so this virus can and has spread to animals....which means............dont even want to go there.
     
  10. keedokes

    keedokes Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It's the same story with the avian flu--not much different. It can spread from birds to mammals. At least this one seems mammal-specific.
     

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