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Doctors, Vets Discuss Human, Animal Infections

WJAR-TV

PROVIDENCE – More than 200 physicians and veterinarians met in Providence on Tuesday to discuss common infections spread between animals and humans.

“It’s not a lot of times that we do get to interact with veterinarians,” said Dr. Andrew Miller. “It’s the first (conference) that I’ve ever gone to in terms of infectious disease with two-legged people and four-legged animals.”

Some examples of Zoonotic diseases include Avian influenza, SARS (Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome) and Mad Cow Disease. Read More Here: http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/22104560/

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December 10, 2007 - Posted by | Feline Health, K9 Health

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