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Herpesvirus Is Forever, but Proper Care Can Protect Puppies

Once a dog has canine herpesvirus, it has it for life. Fortunately, in adult dogs, “it usually doesn’t cause much of a disease,” says Steffen Sum, D.V.M., an assistant professor at the University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine in Athens. “Usually it’s kept under control by the immune system.” In adult dogs, the virus… read more