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Treatment for human distemper?

There is no such thing as a Human Distemper Virus. The Canine Distemper Virus is only transferable from dog to dog. It is, however, similar to the human virus the Measles. The only way the Canine Distemper Virus would ever… Full Answer

Are DHPP and DA2PP the same thing?

DHPP generally defends agains distemper, hepatitis, parainfluenza,and parvovirus and DA2PP generally defends against canine distemper, adenovirus type 2, parainfluenza, canine parvovirus, and canine coronavirus. No they ARE NOT the same :) Full Answer

Is Canine distemper rare?

yes! Canine distemper is an acute to subacute contagious febrile and often fatal disease with respiratory, gastrointestinal, and central nervous system (CNS) manifestations. The disease is caused by canine distemper virus (CDV), a morbillivirus in the Paramyxoviridae family. The disease… Full Answer

Why is an island fox endangered?

It is not endangered but listed as "near threatened." It is especially vulnerable to diseases the domestic dog may carry. A canine distemper outbreak in 1998 killed approximately 90% of Santa Catalina Island's foxes, reducing the population from 1,300 to… Full Answer

What causes raccoons to get distemper?

Raccoons are susceptible to both canine and feline distemper which are separate. distinct diseases. They can contract these from another infected raccoon, a dog or a cat and is usually fatal. If raccoons in an area contract the disease it… Full Answer

What are common diseases for a ferret?

Ferrets are susceptible to a lot of various diseases. The most common is canine distemper. Ferrets are susceptible to feline distemper as well. Ferrets rarely get rabies but precautions should still be taken. There are many other common diseases that… Full Answer