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Protecting Pets from Dangerous Winter Conditions

Chicago, IL—The onset of dangerously cold, adverse weather conditions for the Chicago metropolitan area requires action from pet owners. The Chicago Veterinary Medical Association provides the following guidelines for the public to keep their pets safe from the weather hazards and prevent serious health threats.

Cold weather can be as dangerous for pets, as it […]

Dr. Tracey Maione featured on AP News – 12/4/18 Toxic amounts of vitamin D spur dog food recall

Toxic amounts of vitamin D spur dog food recall

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Several companies are recalling dog food over high levels of vitamin D. High levels of the vitamin could cause kidney failure in dogs. (Dec. 4)

 

 

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By |December 5th, 2018|Breaking News|Comments Off on Dr. Tracey Maione featured on AP News – 12/4/18 Toxic amounts of vitamin D spur dog food recall

Protect Your Pets from the Dog Days of Summer

 Chicago, IL — The Dog Days of Summer are returning with dangerous weather conditions to the Chicago metropolitan area. Pet owners must recognize that both dogs and cats can suffer from the same heat-related problems affecting humans, which include over-heating, dehydration, and even sunburn. Preemptive action taken now can help to make a difference so […]

H3N2 (Canine Flu) Brochure

CIV brochure format UPDATE #4[6022]

By |March 27th, 2018|Breaking News, Dogs|Comments Off on H3N2 (Canine Flu) Brochure

Protecting Pets from Dangerous Winter Conditions

Chicago, IL—The start of dangerously cold, adverse weather conditions in Chicago metropolitan area requires immediate action from pet owners. The Chicago Veterinary Medical Association provides the following guidelines for the public to keep their pets safe from the weather hazards and prevent serious health threats.

Cold weather can be as dangerous for pets, as it […]

Chicago Area Veterinarians Celebrate One Health Day

Chicago, IL —The Chicago Veterinary Medical Association (CVMA) celebrates the second inaugural One Health Day on Friday, 3 November 2017 and supports the continued aims of this international campaign, while furthering a One Health Coalition at a local level.

The One Health concept is a worldwide strategy for expanding interdisciplinary collaborations and communications in all aspects of health care […]

Protecting Pets from Dangerous Dog Days of Summer Weather Conditions

Chicago, IL — The dangerous weather conditions associated with the Dog Days of Summer are returning to Chicago. Pet owners must be aware that both dogs and cats can suffer from the same heat-related problems affecting humans, which include over-heating, dehydration, and even sunburn. Preemptive action taken now can make a difference and help pets […]

By |June 12th, 2017|Alderman, Animal Welfare, Breaking News, cats, Chicago, pets, Press Releases, Press Room, Preventive care, Veterinarian, veterinarians|Comments Off on Protecting Pets from Dangerous Dog Days of Summer Weather Conditions

Canine Influenza Virus Remains Problem for Dog Owners in Chicago Area

Chicago, IL – The Chicago Veterinary Medical Association strongly advises dog owners to remain vigilant and take necessary action steps to prevent their dogs from exposure to the Canine Infectious Respiratory Disease Complex (CIRDC), as new Canine Influenza Virus (CIV) cases continue to be reported throughout the Chicago metro area.

A strain of CIV H3N2, […]

Canine Infectious Respiratory Disease Strikes Chicago Metropolitan Area

Canine Infectious Respiratory Disease Strikes Chicago Metropolitan Area
Chicago, IL – The Chicago Veterinary Medical Association recommends dog owners take immediate, precautionary measures to prevent their dogs from exposure to Canine Infectious Respiratory Disease (CIRD). There is an increase in the number of severe respiratory cases which are being reported throughout the Chicago metropolitan area.

Dr. […]

By |April 3rd, 2015|Animal Welfare, Breaking News, Chicago, Chicago Veterinary Medical Association, Cook County, Dogs, DVM, DVMs, Education, Illinois, pets, Press Releases, Press Room, Preventive care, Safety, vaccinations|Comments Off on Canine Infectious Respiratory Disease Strikes Chicago Metropolitan Area

Protection of Pets Requires More than Banning Sales

Chicago, IL— The proposed Cook County Companion Animal and Consumer Protection ordinance is scheduled for a hearing by the Commissioners at 10am on April 9, 2014. This proposed ordinance has an impact on the pets, the pet owners, and the small businesses in the community.

Veterinarians and veterinary hospitals routinely provide the adoption of animals […]

By |April 8th, 2014|Breaking News, Press Releases, Press Room|Comments Off on Protection of Pets Requires More than Banning Sales