I am writing because I recently lost my little shihtzu /terrier cross to parvo, she had only one vaccine to go then she would of been fully vaccinated, I never knew that they could still get sick from just going outside to potty , even if your fur baby has been fully vaccinated they can still get it up to 2 weeks after , in the neighborhood I live in not only did my fur baby pass from parvo but my next door neighbors puppy also passed away from parvo , he also had his vaccines just short of the last one , as my neighbor an I were talking about it she had told me that 4 other people we know had lost their dogs to parvo earlier this month , I am only writing this to let people know it is here in Rupert , the day after I lost my puppy to parvo I read another story about it being around other areas, so I just want everyone to be aware to please vaccinate your dogs an please don't let them run around the neighborhood and at least make sure they are vaccinated , also if you research parvo you can see it still can be transmitted from the bacteria left in the soil and if you have a dog pass from it you will have to scrub your house down with Clorox , I still don't know all the information on how to make sure it is gone so please research it if you have a dog and I hope nobody has to go through this. 

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.