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Dogs across the country are coming down with flu-like symptoms due to widespread canine influenza.
While it's a flu strain that's different than the one affecting humans, it's just as dangerous and even more contagious among dogs.
This season, the dog influenza virus has turned up everywhere from California to Washington to Pennsylvania and even in Canada, according to Newsweek.
You can protect your pup by disinfecting leashes, toys, water bowls, any other items that come in contact with other dogs, and by washing your hands as soon as you arrive home
Talk to your vet about the flu vaccine designed for canines.