A name for several highly contagious viral diseases of animals, especially canine distemper. In dogs, it is caused by the canine distemper virus (DISTEMPER VIRUS, CANINE). It is characterized by a diphasic fever, leukopenia, gastrointestinal and respiratory inflammation and sometimes, neurologic complications. In cats it is known as FELINE PANLEUKOPENIA.
A species of MORBILLIVIRUS causing distemper in dogs, wolves, foxes, raccoons, and ferrets. Pinnipeds have also been known to contract Canine distemper virus from contact with domestic dogs.
A species of MORBILLIVIRUS causing distemper in seals.
A genus in the family of EARLESS SEALS (Phocidae) and collectively the most abundant PINNIPEDS in the Northern Hemisphere.
Species of the genus MASTADENOVIRUS that causes fever, edema, vomiting, and diarrhea in dogs and encephalitis in foxes. Epizootics have also been caused in bears, wolves, coyotes, and skunks. The official species name is Canine adenovirus and it contains two serotypes.
A family of spherical viruses, of the order MONONEGAVIRALES, somewhat larger than the orthomyxoviruses, and containing single-stranded RNA. Subfamilies include PARAMYXOVIRINAE and PNEUMOVIRINAE.
Large, chiefly nocturnal mammals of the cat family FELIDAE, species Panthera leo. They are found in Africa and southern Asia.
The domestic dog, Canis familiaris, comprising about 400 breeds, of the carnivore family CANIDAE. They are worldwide in distribution and live in association with people. (Walker's Mammals of the World, 5th ed, p1065)
The family Phocidae, suborder PINNIPEDIA, order CARNIVORA, comprising the true seals. They lack external ears and are unable to use their hind flippers to walk. It includes over 18 species including the harp seal, probably the best known seal species in the world.
Carnivores of the genus Procyon of the family PROCYONIDAE. Two subgenera and seven species are currently recognized. They range from southern Canada to Panama and are found in several of the Caribbean Islands.
A genus of the family PARAMYXOVIRIDAE (subfamily PARAMYXOVIRINAE) where the virions of most members have hemagglutinin but not neuraminidase activity. All members produce both cytoplasmic and intranuclear inclusion bodies. MEASLES VIRUS is the type species.
The type species of MORBILLIVIRUS and the cause of the highly infectious human disease MEASLES, which affects mostly children.
The species Panthera tigris, a large feline inhabiting Asia. Several subspecies exist including the Siberian tiger and Sumatran tiger.
Semidomesticated variety of European polecat much used for hunting RODENTS and/or RABBITS and as a laboratory animal. It is in the subfamily Mustelinae, family MUSTELIDAE.
A CELL LINE derived from the kidney of the African green (vervet) monkey, (CERCOPITHECUS AETHIOPS) used primarily in virus replication studies and plaque assays.
An order of MAMMALS, usually flesh eaters with appropriate dentition. Suborders include the terrestrial carnivores Fissipedia, and the aquatic carnivores PINNIPEDIA.
Diseases of the domestic dog (Canis familiaris). This term does not include diseases of wild dogs, WOLVES; FOXES; and other Canidae for which the heading CARNIVORA is used.
Infections with viruses of the genus MORBILLIVIRUS, family PARAMYXOVIRIDAE. Infections mainly cause acute disease in their hosts, although in some cases infection is persistent and leads to degenerative conditions.
A species of MORBILLIVIRUS causing cattle plague, a disease with high mortality. Sheep, goats, pigs, and other animals of the order Artiodactyla can also be infected.
Specific hemagglutinin subtypes encoded by VIRUSES.
Suspensions of attenuated or killed viruses administered for the prevention or treatment of infectious viral disease.
Proteins, usually glycoproteins, found in the viral envelopes of a variety of viruses. They promote cell membrane fusion and thereby may function in the uptake of the virus by cells.
Any of several carnivores in the family CANIDAE, that possess erect ears and long bushy tails and are smaller than WOLVES. They are classified in several genera and found on all continents except Antarctica.
A species of CERCOPITHECUS containing three subspecies: C. tantalus, C. pygerythrus, and C. sabeus. They are found in the forests and savannah of Africa. The African green monkey (C. pygerythrus) is the natural host of SIMIAN IMMUNODEFICIENCY VIRUS and is used in AIDS research.
A species of the genus PARVOVIRUS and a host range variant of FELINE PANLEUKOPENIA VIRUS. It causes a highly infectious fulminating ENTERITIS in dogs producing high mortality. It is distinct from CANINE MINUTE VIRUS, a species in the genus BOCAVIRUS. This virus can also infect cats and mink.
Carnivores of genus Mustela of the family MUSTELIDAE. The European mink, which has white upper and lower lips, was widely trapped for commercial purposes and is classified as endangered. The American mink, lacking a white upper lip, is farmed commercially.
The lone species in the genus Nyctereutes, family CANIDAE. It is found in the woodland zone from southeastern Siberia to Vietnam and on the main islands of Japan.
A genus of the family POXVIRIDAE, subfamily CHORDOPOXVIRINAE, comprising bird poxviruses. The type species is FOWLPOX VIRUS. Transmission is mechanical by ARTHROPODS.
Clinical manifestation of excessive LEANNESS usually caused by disease or a lack of nutrition (MALNUTRITION).
A highly contagious DNA virus infection of the cat family, characterized by fever, enteritis and bone marrow changes. It is also called feline ataxia, feline agranulocytosis, feline infectious enteritis, cat fever, cat plague, and show fever. It is caused by FELINE PANLEUKOPENIA VIRUS or the closely related MINK ENTERITIS VIRUS or CANINE PARVOVIRUS.
A species of VARICELLOVIRUS virus that causes a disease in newborn puppies.
A defective variant of MEASLES VIRUS that has been isolated from the brain tissue of patients with subacute sclerosing panencephalitis.
Immunoglobulins produced in response to VIRAL ANTIGENS.
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Discomfort and partial inhibition of the usual forms of behavior when in the presence of others.
Acute VIRAL CNS INFECTION affecting mammals, including humans. It is caused by RABIES VIRUS and usually spread by contamination with virus-laden saliva of bites inflicted by rabid animals. Important animal vectors include the dog, cat, bat, fox, raccoon, skunk, and wolf.
The type species of LYSSAVIRUS causing rabies in humans and other animals. Transmission is mostly by animal bites through saliva. The virus is neurotropic multiplying in neurons and myotubes of vertebrates.
Vaccines or candidate vaccines used to prevent and treat RABIES. The inactivated virus vaccine is used for preexposure immunization to persons at high risk of exposure, and in conjunction with rabies immunoglobulin, for postexposure prophylaxis.
A board-certified specialty of VETERINARY MEDICINE, requiring at least four years of special education, training, and practice of veterinary surgery after graduation from veterinary school. In the written, oral, and practical examinations candidates may choose either large or small animal surgery. (From AVMA Directory, 43d ed, p278)
A general term most often used to describe severe or complete loss of muscle strength due to motor system disease from the level of the cerebral cortex to the muscle fiber. This term may also occasionally refer to a loss of sensory function. (From Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p45)
Sudden increase in the incidence of a disease. The concept includes EPIDEMICS and PANDEMICS.
The domestic cat, Felis catus, of the carnivore family FELIDAE, comprising over 30 different breeds. The domestic cat is descended primarily from the wild cat of Africa and extreme southwestern Asia. Though probably present in towns in Palestine as long ago as 7000 years, actual domestication occurred in Egypt about 4000 years ago. (From Walker's Mammals of the World, 6th ed, p801)
An abnormal elevation of body temperature, usually as a result of a pathologic process.
Diseases of the domestic cat (Felis catus or F. domesticus). This term does not include diseases of the so-called big cats such as CHEETAHS; LIONS; tigers, cougars, panthers, leopards, and other Felidae for which the heading CARNIVORA is used.
A species of GAMMARETROVIRUS causing leukemia, lymphosarcoma, immune deficiency, or other degenerative diseases in cats. Several cellular oncogenes confer on FeLV the ability to induce sarcomas (see also SARCOMA VIRUSES, FELINE).
Despite its common name, it is not aggressive but is a joyful invitation to play. It is often accompanied by a unique soft ... Viral diseases include canine distemper and influenza. Health problems can occur in unspayed females when not being used for ... In common with most domestic animals, the original reason for ferrets being domesticated by human beings is uncertain, but it ... Under common law, ferrets are deemed "wild animals" subject to strict liability for injuries they cause, but in several states ...
A ferret with partial immunity to distemper can be exposed to canine distemper and go through an incubation period of up to six ... It is most common in ferrets between the ages of 4 and 5 years but may also occur in younger ferrets. The growth of cancerous ... The distemper virus is very short-lived in hot, dry weather, but may persist on hands or surfaces for much longer in cool, damp ... Canine distemper (CD) is an extremely contagious virus that is considered always fatal. Being strict indoor pets does not ...
It is a common disease in adult cats, though it can strike in young cats too. It may present as any of a variety of urinary ... Feline panleukopenia (FPV) more commonly known as feline distemper. Rabies, a fatal disease transmitted by the bite of an ... It is very common in dogs and is sometimes seen in cats. Diabetes Feline hyperaldosteronism Feline hyperthyroidism Epilepsy is ... A number of common human foods and household ingestibles are toxic to cats, including chocolate solids, onion, garlic, avocados ...
Common in the area are hartebeest (Alcelaphus buselaphus), spotted hyena (Crocuta crocuta), and jackals. The population of ... The biggest influence, however, appears to be disease, particularly canine distemper. The Ngorongoro Conservation Area has a ... were very common. Similar collapses occurred in the case of Olmoti and Empakaai, but they were much smaller in magnitude and ... the common eland (Taurotragus oryx), and Grant's (Nanger granti) and Thomson's gazelles (Eudorcas thomsonii) (3,000). ...
The most common is a loosely woven cotton produced in widths from 40 to 58 cm (16 - 23 inches). While some variations do exist ... In Western terminology, this is a distemper technique; although it is often described as a form of gouache, this is incorrect, ... Narrative scenes are less common, but do appear. Thangka serve as important teaching tools depicting the life of the Buddha, ... Tangkas are further divided into these more specific categories: Painted in colours (Tib.) tson-tang-the most common type ...
The European polecat may suffer from distemper, influenza, the common cold and pneumonia. Occasionally, it is affected by ... It is common in all the départements of Champagne-Ardenne. The western border of the European polecat's range in the former ... Another, less common species to infest polecats is I. canisuga. The biting louse Trichodectes jacobi is also known to infest ... Its most frequent prey item in the former Soviet Union is the common vole and rarely the red-backed vole. In large river ...
The Curiosities of Common Water, or the advantages thereof in preventing and curing many distempers. Gather'd from the Writings ... advocating hydropathy and in praise of temperance and common-sense treatment. It had a large circulation in England, was ...
Then being very sore, what with cold and other distempers, they dye like rotten sheep." Syphilis was a New World disease, which ... and ran rampant when brought back to the Old World as Syphilis was not as common back in Europe. During this time of ...
An Account of a Distemper, by the common People in England vulgarly called the MUMPS". Transactions of the Royal Society of ... For example, genotypes C, D, H, and J are more common in the western hemisphere, whereas genotypes F, G, and I are more common ... In places where mumps is common, it can be diagnosed based on clinical presentation. In places where mumps is less common, ... Worldwide, mumps is the most common cause of inflammation of the salivary glands. In children, mumps is the most common cause ...
Other common morbilliviruses include: measles, rinderpest virus, canine distemper virus and peste des petits ruminants virus. ...
A common play behavior includes the coyote "hip-slam". By three weeks of age, coyote pups bite each other with less inhibition ... Distemper causes the deaths of many pups in the wild, though some specimens can survive infection. Tularemia, a bacterial ... The most common forms are trapping, calling, and hound hunting. Since coyotes are colorblind, seeing only in shades of gray and ... Their [claws] are rather longer than those of the ordinary wolf or that common to the Atlantic states, none of which are to be ...
The most recent common ancestor of both is estimated to be from 32,100 years ago. This indicates that an extinct Late ... The dog had died of canine distemper. Earlier remains dating back to 30,000 years ago have been described as Paleolithic dogs ... A common breeding practice for pet dogs is mating between close relatives (e.g., between half and full siblings). Inbreeding ... Carnivorans possess a common arrangement of teeth called carnassials, in which the first lower molar and the last upper ...
A common cause of death is canine distemper, which develops following vaccination with a modified live distemper virus vaccine ... It is caused by a mutation in the gene for the cytokine receptor common gamma chain. Recurring infections are seen and affected ...
It is common in dogs, especially seen in breeds such as Labrador Retrievers, Golden Retrievers, and Shih Tzus. The most common ... Canine distemper is an often fatal infectious disease that mainly has respiratory and neurological signs. Canine influenza is a ... Intestinal parasites Hookworms* are a common parasite of dogs. The most common is Ancylostoma caninum, followed by Uncinaria ... They are very common and can be caused by genetics or by traction on the umbilical cord or by the cord being cut too close to ...
Examples of common human diseases caused by viruses include the common cold, influenza, chickenpox, and cold sores. Many ... Hall AJ, Jepson PD, Goodman SJ, Harkonen T (2006). "Phocine distemper virus in the North and European Seas - data and models, ... Recombination is common to both RNA and DNA viruses. Viral populations do not grow through cell division, because they are ... This is common in hepatitis B virus and hepatitis C virus infections. People chronically infected are known as carriers, as ...
Common interventions include vaccination against common animal illnesses, such as distemper or rabies, and dental prophylaxis ... Many veterinarians do also complete a post-doctoral residency, but it is not nearly as common as it is in human medicine. In ... Animal bites and scratches are another common injury in veterinary practice. The close interactions with animals put ... Needlestick injuries are the most common accidents among veterinarians, but they are likely underreported. Needlesticks can ...
It is suspected that the most common cause is animal parvoviruses. Feline panleukopenia ("FPLV" a.k.a.: Feline Distemper or ...
In 1988, due to an outbreak of the phocine distemper virus, there was a dramatic decline in the population of the Common Seal. ... The plan is aimed at the Wadden Sea stock of the Common seal (Phoca vitulina vitulina) and is also extended to cover the two ... Common seals, or harbor seals, are nearly threatened true seal species, inhabiting temperate and Arctic marine coastlines of ... Seal hunting, once a common practice, is now mostly illegal. ... including juvenile survival of the Common and Grey seal. The ...
GME is likely second only to encephalitis caused by canine distemper virus as the most common cause of inflammatory disease of ... The disease is more common in female dogs of young and middle age. It has a rapid onset. The lesions of GME exist mainly in the ... The most common early symptoms are related to forebrain disease and include seizures and dementia, and later circling, head ...
... is a disease of horses, also known as dryland distemper or equine distemper, caused by the Gram-positive bacteria ... As long a horse is eating and drinking, the infection must run its course, much like a common cold virus. Over time a horse ... This is the least common form of pigeon fever seen in horses. It is characterized by severe limb swelling and cellulitis in one ... There are three common forms of pigeon fever that affect horses; ulcerative lymphangitis, external abscess, and internal ...
Another common category of paintings on lighter cloth such as linen was in distemper or glue, often used for banners to be ... The numbers run in reverse of the weight so a number 10 canvas is lighter than number 4. Canvas has become the most common ... This is a less durable medium, and surviving examples such as Dirk Bouts' Entombment, in distemper on linen (1450s, National ... Panel painting remained more common until the 16th century in Italy and the 17th century in Northern Europe. Mantegna and ...
In common with many of the expeditions of the Heroic Age, Douglas Mawson's Australasian Antarctic Expedition (AAE) employed dog ... They were diagnosed as having distemper and chorea and both died on 28 September the day after the ship had put out from Cape ... as the fits that had affected Peggy and Hilda became more common. Though Ninnis and Mertz wanted to vary the dogs' diet they ...
In areas of the world where malnutrition is common, vitamin A deficiency is a common cause. This is rare in the United States. ... Most cases are caused by a genetic predisposition, but chronic conjunctivitis, canine distemper, and drugs such as ... The most common cause of dry eye is increased evaporation of the tear film, typically as a result of Meibomian gland ... Dry eye syndrome is a common eye disease. It affects 5-34% of people to some degree depending on the population looked at. ...
The most common symptom is diarrhea. Sulfonamides are the most common treatment. Genus Eimeria affects birds such as poultry ... Infection occurs most commonly in immunocompromised individuals, such as dogs with canine distemper, cats with feline leukemia ... The most common medications used to treat coccidian infections are in the sulfonamide antibiotic family. Depending on the ... Genus Isospora is the most common cause of intestinal coccidiosis in dogs and cats. Species of Isospora are host-specific, ...
He went on a Grand Tour, and after his return, was elected to the House of Commons as one of the two representatives for ... The "consumption" that caused his death appears to have been a "venereal distemper" which he contracted in Italy and which he ... Sedgwick, Romney (1970). The House of Commons 1715-1754. New York: Oxford University Press. p. 153. Cash, Arthur H. (1992). ...
"The small-pox and fever are now very common in Oxford; of the latter a very ingenious young gentleman of our College died ... and it is hoped that the approach of winter will stop the spreading of the distemper.". George Wigan was resident rector of ...
Most species of viruses are now known to have common ancestors, and although the "virus first" hypothesis has yet to gain full ... The group includes measles virus, which infects humans and primates; canine distemper virus, which infects many animals ... Phage T4 may have diverged in evolution from a common ancestor of bacteria and eucaryotes or from an early evolved member of ... The study of protein FSFs suggests the existence of ancient cellular lineages common to both cells and viruses before the ...
I am persuaded, however, that such instances are very rare; and that the other is much more common and perhaps the almost ... "Distemper of the Blood than of the Reins [Kidneys]". He also noted the connection between the condition and certain dietary ... The limit to early diabetes control was partly due to the common-sense assumption that the stomach was wholly responsible for ... Notably, Willis disagreed with the common idea that the disorder originated in the kidneys ("Reins"), suggesting instead that ...
The most common meat is mutton, supplemented in the desert south by camel meat, and in the northern mountains by beef ( ... Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. By using this site, ... 19th Century Mongolian distemper. Sita (White) Tara by Öndör Gegeen Zanabazar. Mongolia, 17th century ...
Nearly a billion people live in an area of the world where the disease is common.[3] It is common in tropical areas of the ... On p. 188, Mitchell mentions "… the distemper was what is generally called yellow fever in America." However, on pages 191-192 ... These conditions are common in urban areas in developing countries. Two main strategies are employed to reduce mosquito ... Yellow fever is common in tropical and subtropical areas of South America and Africa. Worldwide, about 600 million people live ...
He used some of the same techniques he had used in the theater for making scenery, such as peinture à la colle, or distemper, ... They had always had different styles, though they shared common ideas and ideals about art. The separation was made deeper by ... He preferred to use the a la collie sur toiel, or distemper technique, which allowed him to create more precise details and ... Chestnut Trees, a Cartoon for a Tiffany Stained-Glass Window (1894-95), glue-based distemper on cardboard, mounted on canvas, ...
Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. By using this site, ... a group of grey seals were raised in boyton end because of the phocine distemper virus destroying almost 50% of the grey seal ...
One common type of vaccine is a "live vaccine." This type of vaccine contains a small amount of a live virus or bacteria. ... Dogs can also be vaccinated against many other diseases, including canine distemper, canine parvovirus, infectious canine ... Another common type of vaccine is an "inactivated vaccine." These vaccines contain dead viruses or bacteria. These do not cause ... Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License and the GFDL; additional terms may apply. See ...
The steppe polecat is weakly susceptible to sylvatic plague, tularemia and canine distemper. Weakened individuals are ... with which it is thought to have shared Mustela stromeri as a common ancestor.[7] The steppe polecat likely diverged from the ... specimens exhibiting gigantism are more common than in the European polecat, and occur primarily in western Siberia, where they ...
On p. 188, Mitchell mentions "… the distemper was what is generally called the yellow fever in America." However, on pages 191- ... Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. By using this site, ... 192, he states "… I shall consider the cause of the yellowness which is so remarkable in this distemper, as to have given it ...
"Common seal" redirects here. For the common seal of a company, see company seal. ... Local populations have been reduced or eliminated through disease (especially the phocine distemper virus) and conflict with ... The harbor (or harbour) seal (Phoca vitulina), also known as the common seal, is a true seal found along temperate and Arctic ... Wikimedia Commons has media related to Phoca vitulina.. *. "Phoca vitulina". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Retrieved ...
... has been used since ancient Egyptian times as a form of distemper paint, and is still used today. One of the ... Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. By using this site, ...
There is hardly a sound sample in Covent Garden market ... As for cure for this distemper, there is none."[60] These reports ... Ireland sent 105 members of parliament to the House of Commons of the United Kingdom, and Irish representative peers elected 28 ... "They demanded that, if Ireland was indeed an Integral part of the realm, the common exchequer of both islands should be used- ... common in the developed world at that time[15][16] though in the case of Ireland in the mid-19th century, this was tempered by ...
Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. By using this site, ... HeLa cells have also been used to study canine distemper virus' ability to induce apoptosis in cancer cell lines,[28] which ... Regrettably, cross-contamination and misidentification are still common within the research community. Many cell lines were ... as well as FISH localization of HPV18 integration at the c-MYC locus in HeLa cells are common and representative for advanced ...
By far the most common and widespread species of fox is the red fox (Vulpes vulpes) with about 47 recognized subspecies.[2] The ... it was found that the population of the island fox was so low due to an outbreak of canine distemper virus from 1999 to 2000[29 ... Fox attacks on humans are not common.[34] Many foxes adapt well to human environments, with several species classified as " ... Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. By using this site, ...
Four of them had died because of canine distemper virus, the same virus that had killed several Serengeti lions earlier.[69][70 ... Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. By using this site, ... "Asiatic lions in Gujarat's Gir forest dying of Canine Distemper Virus: ICMR". The Hindustan Times. New Delhi. 2018. Retrieved ... These are common Hindu and Sikh surnames dating back over 2000 years[citation needed] to ancient India. They originally were ...
Common components. Following TNF-R1 and Fas activation in mammalian cells[citation needed] a balance between proapoptotic (BAX, ... Canine distemper virus (CDV) is known to cause apoptosis in central nervous system and lymphoid tissue of infected dogs in vivo ... The most common of these diseases is cancer, the disease of excessive cellular proliferation, which is often characterized by ... Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. By using this site, ...
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Associated viral infections include respiratory syncytial virus,[10] canine distemper virus,[11][12] and the measles virus.[13] ... Paget's disease affects from 1.5 to 8.0 percent of the population, and is most common in those of British descent.[4] It is ... Pagets disease of bone is the second most common metabolic bone disorder, after osteoporosis.[27] The overall prevalence and ... Kidney stones are somewhat more common in patients with Paget's disease.. *Nervous system problems may occur in Paget's disease ...
It is common that "Newfs" live to be 8 to 10 years of age; 10 years is a commonly cited life expectancy.[10] But, Newfoundlands ... Bernard breed in the 18th century when the population was threatened by an epidemic of distemper. They share many ... This is a common heart defect in Newfoundlands involving defective heart valves. SAS can cause sudden death at an early age. It ...
In Ford v. Wainwright 477 U.S. 399 (1986), the US Supreme Court upheld the common law rule that the insane cannot be executed. ... and gives him up to the impulse of his own distempered fancy.. The phrase "absolute alienation of reason" is still regarded as ... The House of Lords asked the judges of the common law courts to answer five questions on insanity as a criminal defence,[33][34 ... under English Common law, declared that a person was insane if their mental capacity was no more than that of a "wild beast" ( ...
The wolf apple (Solanum lycocarpum), a tomato-like fruit, is the maned wolf's most common food item. With some exceptions, ... The sharing of territory with domestic dogs results in a number of diseases, such as rabies virus, parvovirus, distemper virus ... It was considered a common animal by the Guarani people, and the first names used by Europeans, such as the Spanish Jesuit ... Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. By using this site, ...
The most common native plant communities of Catalina Island are chaparral, coastal sage scrub, island oak-ironwood woodland and ... In 1999, all but 100 out of 1,300 foxes on Catalina Island were wiped out because of a virulent strain of canine distemper. ... Other non-native animals currently living on the island include the blackbuck, bullfrog, feral cat, mule deer, rat, and common ... Eucalyptus trees are the most common introduced plant. About 400 species of native plants grow on the island.[32] Six species, ...
Overall, the most common symptom is bone pain. When symptoms do occur, they may be confused with those of arthritis or other ... Gordon MT, Anderson DC, Sharpe PT (1991). "Canine distemper virus localised in bone cells of patients with Paget disease". Bone ... Paget's disease affects from 1.5 to 8.0 percent of the population, and is most common in those of British descent. It is ... Paget's disease is more common in males than females. Rates of Paget's disease are about 50 percent higher in men than in women ...
In Ford v. Wainwright 477 U.S. 399 (1986), the US Supreme Court upheld the common law rule that the insane cannot be executed. ... and gives him up to the impulse of his own distempered fancy.. The phrase "absolute alienation of reason" is still regarded as ... The House of Lords asked the judges of the common law courts to answer five questions on insanity as a criminal defence,[33][34 ... Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. By using this site, ...
Ogasawara and named Kamikaze-go, died at 7 1/2 months of age from distemper, one month after her return to the States. A second ... This includes the common Shiba Inu coloring pattern known as Urajiro.[citation needed] The Japanese Akitas, as per the breed ... both types derive from a common ancestry, there are marked differences between the two.[35] First, while American Akitas are ... "Association of canine hypothyroidism with a common major histocompatibility complex DLA class II allele". Tissue Antigens. 68 ( ...
... , formerly Phocine distemper virus (PDV), is a paramyxovirus of the genus Morbillivirus that is pathogenic ... Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. By using this site, ... "Phocine distemper virus: current knowledge and future directions". Viruses. 6 (12): 5093-134. doi:10.3390/v6125093. PMC ...
They are fatally susceptible to canine distemper virus,[6][22] introduced by striped skunks, common raccoons, red foxes, ... Canine distemper devastated the Meeteetse ferret population in 1985. A live virus vaccine originally made for domestic ferrets ... Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. By using this site, ... It combines several physical features common in both members of the subgenus Gale (least, short-tailed and long-tailed weasels ...
Wikimedia Commons has media related to John Mills (agricultural writer).. *The Encyclopédie - BBC Radio 4 broadcast (2010-10-26 ... contains the horse-hoeing husbandry of grain and pulse; the distempers of corn. ... Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. By using this site, ...
Examples of common human diseases caused by viruses include the common cold, influenza, chickenpox, and cold sores. Many ... In 1988 and 2002, thousands of harbour seals were killed in Europe by phocine distemper virus.[236] Many other viruses, ... Bacteriophages are a common and diverse group of viruses and are the most abundant form of biological entity in aquatic ... Norovirus and rotavirus, common causes of viral gastroenteritis, are transmitted by the faecal-oral route and are passed from ...
Common components. Following TNF-R1 and Fas activation in mammalian cells a balance between proapoptotic (BAX,[42] BID, BAK, or ... Canine distemper virus (CDV) is known to cause apoptosis in central nervous system and lymphoid tissue of infected dogs in vivo ... The most common of these diseases is cancer, the disease of excessive cellular proliferation, which is often characterized by ... Canine Distemper Virus) is able to induce apoptosis despite the presence of these inhibitory proteins. This is an important ...
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  • Veterinarians consider the distemper vaccine to be a core vaccination , along with the parvovirus, canine adenovirus, and rabies vaccines. (akc.org)
  • Pets such as dogs and cats are under the common risk of rabies virus. (causes.com)
  • Common diseases include distemper, rabies and parvovirus. (ocregister.com)
  • This Program recommends the standard three shot series for puppies (parvovirus, adenovirus 2, parainfluenza, distemper) to include rabies after 16 weeks of age for dogs. (bmd.org)
  • How do I tell the difference between distemper and rabies? (cottagelife.com)
  • Doug Campbell, a wildlife pathologist with the Canadian Wildlife Health Cooperative (CWHC), and Claire Jardine, an associate professor at the Ontario Veterinary College at the University of Guelph, warn that animals with rabies can exhibit the same signs as those with distemper. (cottagelife.com)
  • The other day I brought two different ferrets to the vets, I was told that ferrets may react more severely if both the rabies and distemper were given together. (yahoo.com)
  • This vet wanted to give only the rabies shot and then wait a week for the distemper shot. (yahoo.com)
  • I always thought it was the distemper shot that gave the reactions more than the rabies. (yahoo.com)
  • Is there a higher incidence of reactions to the distemper vaccines than the rabies? (yahoo.com)
  • Last time 2 of my ferrets had the reactions, both the rabies and the distemper was given on the same day. (yahoo.com)
  • It is common and recommended that you give your ferrets their rabies shot and then the distemper shot 1-2 weeks later. (yahoo.com)
  • It is more common to have a reaction with the distemper shot rather than the rabies shot, but both can happen. (yahoo.com)
  • Nebbe says raccoons with rabies aren't very common, those animals would be foaming at the mouth. (kwwl.com)
  • Domestic dogs and cats should receive vaccinations for rabies, distemper and other common diseases as directed by a veterinarian. (siskiyoudaily.com)
  • When rabies shots became common for pets in the 1950s, no one questioned the value of annual vaccination. (freerepublic.com)
  • He vaccinated them for rabies, parvo, kennel cough and distemper and then exposed them to the disease-causing organisms after three, five and seven years. (freerepublic.com)
  • Feline distemper and rabies are serious infections that can be fatal. (vetsecure.com)
  • Cats that go outside are at increased risk for exposure to feline distemper and rabies. (vetsecure.com)
  • Vaccination can protect cats from disease associated with the feline distemper and rabies viruses. (vetsecure.com)
  • How Do Cats Become Infected With Feline Distemper and Rabies? (vetsecure.com)
  • Distemper is the most serious viral disease of ferrets and is almost always fatal. (pethealthinfo.org.uk)
  • Canine distemper is a very serious viral disease. (omlet.co.uk)
  • Canine Hepatitis, commonly known as Rubarth Disease is a viral disease that is often mistaken for canine distemper. (omlet.co.uk)
  • A viral disease that has the ability to affect several species of animals, including domesticated dogs, Canine Distemper has a high fatality rate. (dogzone.com)
  • Also known as feline distemper, panleukopenia is a rare but infectious viral disease in cats. (oregonhumane.org)
  • Feline distemper or feline panleukopenia is a highly contagious viral disease of kittens and adult cats caused by the feline parvovirus. (naturalholistic.com)
  • Distemper is a contagious viral disease that can cause serious health problems to dogs, especially puppies. (natural-dog-health-remedies.com)
  • Distemper is a highly-contagious viral disease that attacks a dog's nervous system. (bhg.com)
  • Canine distemper is a highly contagious and potentially deadly viral disease that primarily affects young dogs between 3 and 6 months of age. (petwave.com)
  • Parvo is a common viral infection that affects dogs. (vetinfo.com)
  • Parvo is one of the most common viral infections in dogs that can be effectively treated when caught early. (vetinfo.com)
  • If your pet is diagnosed with parvo or distemper, please call OHS medical staff at (503) 285-7722 x 414. (oregonhumane.org)
  • Pfizer's DHPP (distemper, hepatitis, parainfluenza and parvo. (bmd.org)
  • Cat distemper symptoms are similar to those displayed when a dog is infected with Parvo virus. (purrfectfence.com)
  • Just as humans don't need a measles shot every year, neither do dogs or cats need annual injections for illnesses such as parvo, distemper or kennel cough. (freerepublic.com)
  • Upper Respiratory Infections are a common second illness seen in our Parvo patients where viruses and/or bacteria can cause inflammation of the trachea, bronchi and even progress to pneumonia of the lungs. (google.com)
  • Distemper is preventable by vaccine. (vetinfo.com)
  • Most people have heard of feline distemper only because the distemper vaccine represents the core recommended regular immunization for pet cats. (veterinarypartner.com)
  • Because the vaccine is highly effective, most cat owners do not have a lot experience with the actual feline distemper infection. (veterinarypartner.com)
  • Then, most dogs only need a distemper booster every three years, or they can have an annual vaccine titer to check their immunity level. (petmd.com)
  • Alternatively, if it was found that the vaccine was still necessary to prevent the spread of canine distemper, then veterinarians and researchers could be notified and steps for further prevention, such as perfecting recombinant CDV and DNA vaccines, could be taken. (murraystate.edu)
  • Distemper can be avoided by giving your pet a vaccine. (prezi.com)
  • However, no vaccine is 100 percent effective, and before dogs build up their immunity to distemper with a booster shot, it's possible that the disease can be spread, especially in puppies, said Dr. Jeanette O'Quin of OSU's College of Veterinary Medicine. (dispatch.com)
  • Therefore, this quantitative information allows the test to discriminate vaccine interference from infection with a wild-type strain of distemper virus. (idexx.com.au)
  • Parvovirus and distemper are both gastrointestinal diseases that OHS vaccinates against with the DA2PP vaccine. (oregonhumane.org)
  • The best way to protect your furry friend from this disease is to give him the distemper vaccine, and it must be applied when the pet reaches 16 weeks age group. (causes.com)
  • Perform vaccine antibody titers for distemper and parvovirus annually thereafter. (bmd.org)
  • The basic vaccine for dogs is commonly referred to as "the distemper shot," though it also covers several infections besides distemper. (marvistavet.com)
  • The canine distemper virus is closely related to the human measles virus and, in fact, in older times, puppies were immunized for distemper with vaccine against measles. (marvistavet.com)
  • It has been said that a child in the home of a dog vaccinated with live distemper virus vaccine will become exposed to the virus and immunized against the measles (though we do not recommend such experiments at home). (marvistavet.com)
  • The first two vaccinations he will receive in the time are his first distemper and measles vaccine. (petplace.com)
  • The Measles virus vaccine induces immunity to canine Distemper virus. (revivalanimal.com)
  • A combined canine Distemper and Measles virus vaccine increases the protection of puppies against Distemper during the period when they commonly carry maternal antibodies. (revivalanimal.com)
  • This is one sickness that can be easily prevented: a canine distemper vaccine that wards off the disease is available, even for puppies. (petcarerx.com)
  • The good news is there is a vaccine for canine distemper virus and many other serious diseases that impact animal shelters on a daily basis. (maddiesfund.org)
  • Since the introduction of a vaccine to combat the disease, the incidence of distemper infections has dropped considerably. (dogshealth.com)
  • Because the course of distemper can be so extended, administering anti-distemper vaccines after the virus is already in a dog's body can be misinterpreted as a vaccine failure. (2ndchance.info)
  • The canine distemper vaccine is considered a 'core' vaccine and is recommended for every dog. (avma.org)
  • Adult dogs have a fifty percent chance of surviving canine distemper, while puppies have only about a twenty percent chance of survival. (vetinfo.com)
  • Puppies receive three or four distemper vaccines roughly every three weeks until they are 3-4 months old. (petmd.com)
  • Due to puppies weak immune system,s they are left high susceptible to this common canine illness. (petplace.com)
  • Canine Distemper and Parvovirus are especially common in pet shop puppies. (spca.org.hk)
  • Distemper is commonly found in puppies from unvaccinated mothers. (spca.org.hk)
  • Puppies contracting parvovirus and distemper suffer high fatality rates. (ehow.co.uk)
  • Distemper in Puppies requires immediate treatment and supervision from a health care professional. (dog-health-guide.org)
  • Puppy distemper is much more common in puppies six months and younger than older dogs. (dog-health-guide.org)
  • Symptoms of distemper in puppies can vary from mild to severe. (dog-health-guide.org)
  • Distemper in puppies is usually diagnosed by a blood test. (dog-health-guide.org)
  • There is no cure for distemper in puppies. (dog-health-guide.org)
  • All puppies should be vaccinated for distemper when they are about six weeks old. (dog-health-guide.org)
  • Fatalities are common in puppies. (drugs.com)
  • Puppies are the most common victims of distemper, but it can affect dogs of all ages. (bhg.com)
  • Distemper targets young puppies between 2 and 6 months of age, although dogs of any age can be affected. (petwave.com)
  • Unvaccinated animals, puppies born to a mother infected with the virus (transplacental infection) and young dogs going through periods of extreme stress or immunosuppression are at increased risk of developing clinical symptoms of distemper. (petwave.com)
  • Puppies are especially susceptible to distemper, around the age of about 3 months, when their bodies no longer have the protection of the antibodies which they received from their mother. (corysstory.com)
  • Canine coronavirus is not the most well-known dog disease yet it's more common than infectious diseases, such as Parvovirus and Distemper and has a worrying ability to magnify the severity of other diseases, writes Andrew Little, MCRVS, Veterinary Adviser, Fort Dodge Animal Health. (k9magazine.com)
  • Here you can scroll through our dog disease list to find out the symptoms that you need to look out for in dog viruses and other common diseases. (omlet.co.uk)
  • While many owners will have heard of Canine Distemper Virus and may even know that it is one of the core diseases we vaccinate against, most would be hard-pushed to know what it is and to be able to describe the symptoms it causes. (dogzone.com)
  • Unlike many other canine diseases, Distemper Virus can spread to dogs from wildlife, as well as undomesticated dogs. (dogzone.com)
  • Distemper is one of the most serious diseases your dog can get. (akc.org)
  • All dogs that enter the Franklin County shelter are immediately vaccinated for distemper and other diseases, in accordance with American Animal Hospital Association guidelines, Wilbers said. (dispatch.com)
  • Because these diseases spread in similar manners and share the same symptoms of feline distemper, vaccinations for all of these illnesses are preventative measures and essential for a safe and healthy cat. (purrfectfence.com)
  • Depending on your geographical location and needs, your vet may recommend inoculating your puppy with common vaccinations to fight against common diseases such as Lyme, leptospirosis, and coronavirus. (petplace.com)
  • Of the above diseases, Canine Distemper, Parvovirus and Leptospirosis are of particular concern. (spca.org.hk)
  • Some common questions about dog health care have to do with the dog contracting diseases like the flu, parvovirus and kennel cough, explains WebMD. (reference.com)
  • Did You Know These Common Diseases Can Kill Your Dog? (irishdogs.ie)
  • Although it is one of the most common viral diseases in dogs , there is not much information about it. (irishdogs.ie)
  • For many years canine distemper was one of the most deadly viral diseases affecting dogs. (dogshealth.com)
  • Nutritional status, stress, intestinal parasites and other concurrent diseases influence the severity of distemper disease as well. (2ndchance.info)
  • The following is a list of the most common diseases to which your dog(s) may be exposed at a dog gathering. (avma.org)
  • Many common pet ailments are viral in nature, so vaccination is the key to preventing them. (vetinfo.com)
  • This is largely thanks to the fact that the number of cases seen in the developed world has plummeted dramatically since the advent of the Distemper vaccination. (dogzone.com)
  • The best prevention against canine distemper is vaccination. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • The typical distemper suspect is a rescue or pet store dog or puppy, usually with questionable vaccination history or an as yet incomplete vaccination series. (marvistavet.com)
  • The canine distemper vaccination will protect pets that may come in contact directly with an infected animal or through environmental contamination. (wtvq.com)
  • Yearly vaccination also includes protection against distemper , preventing the coughing and neurologic disease distemper causes. (revivalanimal.com)
  • Canine distemper should sound familiar to you if your dog is up-to-date on his vaccinations . (akc.org)
  • Dogs that have not had their essential vaccinations are at risk of catching canine distemper. (bluecross.org.uk)
  • Distemper can be prevented through regular vaccinations from puppyhood. (bluecross.org.uk)
  • The only effective way to protect your dog from canine distemper is to keep their vaccinations up to date. (bluecross.org.uk)
  • Feline Distemper in cats is most common in large groups (ferals, shelters, kittens etc) when there are no vaccinations for the virus given. (purrfectfence.com)
  • The recommended protocol for core puppy shots includes vaccinations against canine distemper, parvovirus and hepatitis. (ehow.co.uk)
  • But distemper is still a major cause of canine death and disability wherever dogs run loose, in areas where the population is too poor to afford vaccinations and in animal shelter and pet store situations. (2ndchance.info)
  • Distemper is another common viral infection in dogs. (vetinfo.com)
  • There are many different symptoms of distemper in dogs. (vetinfo.com)
  • There are no effective treatments for distemper in dogs. (vetinfo.com)
  • Canine hepatitis is another of the common viral infections in dogs. (vetinfo.com)
  • In domestic dogs, while the acute generalized form of distemper has a high mortality rate, disease duration and severity depends mainly on the animal's age and immune status and virulence of the infecting strain of the virus. (wikipedia.org)
  • In dogs, signs of distemper vary widely from no signs, to mild respiratory signs indistinguishable from kennel cough, to severe pneumonia with vomiting, bloody diarrhea and death. (wikipedia.org)
  • Dogs that have been infected with distemper tend to suffer a progressive deterioration of mental abilities and motor skills. (wikipedia.org)
  • Bloat is a life threatening condition common in large breeds of dogs, such as the Great Dane. (vetinfo.com)
  • Tapeworm is a very common parasitic ailment that affects most dogs. (vetinfo.com)
  • It is common in older dogs for there to be no symptoms, but when there are symptoms these include vomiting, diarrhea, and dehydration. (omlet.co.uk)
  • A Distemper Virus outbreak can rapidly eradicate entire populations of dogs if unvaccinated. (dogzone.com)
  • In the past, there was little that could be done when it came to the Distemper Virus and as there is no treatment, it would claim the lives of many dogs every year. (dogzone.com)
  • Dogs with distemper shed the virus in their urine, saliva, and respiratory secretions. (petmd.com)
  • In some dogs, the canine distemper virus also invades the central nervous system. (petmd.com)
  • Rarely, fully vaccinated elderly dogs can develop neurologic symptoms like difficulty walking, head pressing, and pacing that appears to be caused by inflammation associated with the presence of canine distemper virus in their brains. (petmd.com)
  • The reason for why some dogs develop "old dog distemper" but most do not is unclear. (petmd.com)
  • In addition, some dogs develop 'hard pads' (hyperkeratosis of the footpads), persistent muscle twitches (chorea), optic neuritis and later retinal atrophy, enamel hypoplasia (distemper teeth-see below), or a chronic encephalitis. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • the pitted, discolored teeth that may result when young dogs are infected with distemper virus prior to the eruption of their permanent teeth. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • But the most difficult thing is catching and muzzling the dogs so they can be kept still for their distemper shot. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Distemper is a relatively common illness in dogs and, unfortunately, there is no fully effective treatment. (petfinder.com)
  • Find out how to prevent distemper in dogs here. (petfinder.com)
  • Learn more about the diagnosis and treatment of distemper in dogs here. (petfinder.com)
  • A paramyxovirus causes distemper in dogs, and it is closely related to the measles and rinderpest viruses. (akc.org)
  • The bad news is that distemper-infected dogs can shed the virus for up to several months, putting dogs around them at risk. (akc.org)
  • Dogs are not the only animals that can get distemper. (akc.org)
  • This means that an outbreak of distemper in the local wildlife population can put dogs at risk for catching the disease even if they do not come into contact with other dogs. (akc.org)
  • Distemper dogs experience a wide range of symptoms depending on how advanced the disease is in their bodies. (akc.org)
  • The first symptom of distemper in dogs is usually watery to pus-like discharge from his eyes, followed by fever , loss of appetite, and clear nasal discharge. (akc.org)
  • One of the other risks associated with distemper in dogs is a secondary bacterial infection that attacks when a dog's immune system is compromised by the distemper virus. (akc.org)
  • All dogs at the shelter could have been exposed to distemper, Wilbers said. (dispatch.com)
  • The 52 dogs that were euthanized had either shown "severe clinical signs" of distemper or were determined to not be suitable for quarantine, Wilbers said. (dispatch.com)
  • Distemper is a highly contagious, often fatal, disease that affects dogs' respiratory and nervous systems. (dispatch.com)
  • Then, over the past week, two other shelter dogs showed signs of distemper, which prompted the shelter to close on Friday. (dispatch.com)
  • The other dogs that were euthanized over the weekend weren't tested for distemper. (dispatch.com)
  • Canine distemper is a virus that at one time used to wipe out entire towns of dogs. (bluecross.org.uk)
  • How do dogs catch canine distemper? (bluecross.org.uk)
  • It is very common in dogs and is sometimes seen in cats . (wikipedia.org)
  • Distemper is one of the most common disease among dogs, and it may even get transferred from one dog to another. (causes.com)
  • Canine distemper virus (CDV) is a member of the genus morbillivirus, which is known to cause a variety of disorders in dogs including demyelinating leukoencephalitis (CDV-DL). (mdpi.com)
  • The word "distemper" would seem to be misleading as there is no relation to distemper in dogs. (pictures-of-cats.org)
  • Most of us have heard of distemper infection for dogs and gather it is very bad. (marvistavet.com)
  • By analyzing the lions' blood, Packer and his colleagues found that the two die-offs seemed to be triggered by outbreaks of canine distemper virus, a disease that usually affects domestic dogs. (voanews.com)
  • Panleukopenia is often referred to as feline distemper because it produces symptoms similar to those displayed in dogs with distemper. (thecatsite.com)
  • Canine distemper rarely occurs in areas where dogs are vaccinated. (cottagelife.com)
  • Dogs suffering from distemper can also develop neurological problems such as twitching or even seizures. (spca.org.hk)
  • Shunts are more common in purebred dogs than mixed breeds. (petplace.com)
  • The leading cause of death in dogs, Distemper is a contagious disease of the intestinal tract and respiratory system, and it eventually spreads to the brain. (revivalanimal.com)
  • Eleven central-nervous-system samples collected from stray dogs between 2000 and 2004 were found positive by RT-PCR, which amplified a 480bp fragment of the N gene of canine distemper virus (CDV). (scielo.br)
  • There are many common household items that can be poisonous to dogs and cause an adverse reaction, including chocolate , poison for small rodents, medications intended for humans, kitchen or bathroom cleansers , and some plants . (petcarerx.com)
  • Canine distemper is most common in dogs in kennels, due to the close quarters. (petcarerx.com)
  • Generally most common in small dog breeds, note that despite the name, this syndrome can affect dogs of any fur color. (petcarerx.com)
  • Distemper is a type of illness in dogs that begins with symptoms of upper respiratory infection, including eye discharge and sneezing, and may lead to pneumonia or neurological issues. (reference.com)
  • Dogs can get colds and viral illnesses such as flu, canine parvovirus infection, canine distemper, kennel cough and canine hepatitis. (reference.com)
  • Dogs should receive the first round of vaccines for distemper, parvovirus and canine hepatitis when they reach 6 weeks old, states WebMD. (reference.com)
  • Are primary pulmonary tumors or metastatic tumors more common in DOGS? (sporcle.com)
  • What is the most common cause of pulmonary artery thromboembolism in DOGS? (sporcle.com)
  • What is the most common primary pulmonary tumor in DOGS? (sporcle.com)
  • Dogs are carriers of the canine distemper virus which gets transferred to lions when they feed on the same carcass or through common water bodies. (org.in)
  • This highly contagious and fatal airborne disease is caused by the canine distemper virus (CDV) that spreads from dogs to bovines and water bodies, before reaching big cats. (org.in)
  • Canine distemper is a common disease in dogs caused by a highly infectious, airborne pathogen, the canine distemper virus (CDV). (org.in)
  • The most common symptoms - although not present in all dogs equally - are irritability, hyperactivity, and extreme aggression. (irishdogs.ie)
  • It is a very serious illness and as many as 75% of all dogs who get distemper die from it. (dog-health-guide.org)
  • Hypothyroidism is the natural deficiency of thyroid hormone and is the most common hormone imbalance of dogs. (naturalholistic.com)
  • Another common cause of coughing in dogs is internal parasites such as roundworms , hookworms, and heartworms. (natural-dog-health-remedies.com)
  • Infectious Canine Hepatitis (ICH), Canine Parvovirus (CPV) and Canine Distemper Virus (CDV) are recognized as important causes of illness and death in dogs. (drugs.com)
  • Heartworms are the most common, most deadly, and also most easily preventable internal parasites that afflict dogs. (bhg.com)
  • Distemper can, however, infect dogs that haven't been vaccinated. (wtvq.com)
  • Canine distemper virus (CDV), a single strand RNA virus, belonging to the genus Morbillivirus , family Paramyxoviridae , was first isolated in 1905 from domestics dogs ( Canis familiaris ) (Appel et al. (scielo.br)
  • In ferrets, domesticated mammal of the type Mustela putoris furo belonging to the family Mustelidae, distemper is the most important infectious disease, the mortality rates are closer 100% and unvaccinated dogs may serve as reservoirs of CDV (Fox et al. (scielo.br)
  • Today, the distemper virus affects dogs throughout the world. (2ndchance.info)
  • In prosperous areas of the United States where most dogs are vaccinated, it is urban raccoons that are a common reservoir of the dog distemper virus. (2ndchance.info)
  • Brain tumors, especially those in the cerebrum, can be a common reason for seizures in older dogs, but they are rarely the cause of seizures in younger dogs. (corysstory.com)
  • Arthritis, or more correctly, osteoarthritis or degenerative joint disease (DJD), is a common condition in dogs and a rare condition in cats. (totalhealthmagazine.com)
  • This past fall, urban areas experienced a reported spike of canine distemper virus in raccoons. (cottagelife.com)
  • By far, raccoons and skunks are hit the hardest-according to the CWHC, distemper continues to be the most common infectious disease causing death in those species. (cottagelife.com)
  • Raccoons are most vulnerable to distemper since they congregate together and share a multitude of attics and chimneys as their den sites," says Dowd. (cottagelife.com)
  • Most commonly though, these sick raccoons may have distemper. (kwwl.com)
  • Distemper raccoons can pass on the virus to your pets, so it's important to make sure they are vaccinates. (kwwl.com)
  • The Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife confirmed three raccoons found within city limits tested positive for distemper in December. (wtvq.com)
  • Did you know that raccoons are very susceptible to canine distemper? (t-g.com)
  • Phocine distemper virus (PDV) infection ( 1 - 3 ) was considered responsible for the deaths of ≈18,000 seals in Europe in the first recorded outbreak in 1988 ( 4 ), and of ≈22,000 seals in the second outbreak in 2002 ( 5 , 6 ). (cdc.gov)
  • Feline calicivirus (FCV), the other common viral cause of respiratory infection in cats. (wikipedia.org)
  • URI, or upper respiratory infection, in cats is very similar to a common cold in humans. (oregonhumane.org)
  • Although it is well known that astrocytes represent the major target of CDV infection in CDV-DL, the detection of infected vimentin-positive astrocytes in chronic lesions indicates a crucial role of this cell population in nervous distemper. (mdpi.com)
  • This entry was posted in Cat Health , Infection , Weight and tagged cat dehydration , cat health problems , Feline Distemper Symptom , panleuk or feline distemper by Michael Broad . (pictures-of-cats.org)
  • Whenever an animal is exposed to distemper, the animal - if it survives the infection - has antibodies and is therefore immune to further cases. (voanews.com)
  • Canine distemper viral infection threatens the giant panda population in China. (kenyon.edu)
  • Cat distemper symptoms are usually detectable ten days after infection. (purrfectfence.com)
  • Purrfect Fence aids in the prevention of wandering which helps to reduce or eliminate the chances of spreading or passing infection of the feline distemper virus. (purrfectfence.com)
  • Kittens are especially susceptible to feline distemper because their immune systems are often underdeveloped and cannot fight off the infection. (thecatsite.com)
  • Infection occurs through contact with contaminated faeces which is why it is a common problem in pet-shops. (spca.org.hk)
  • We described the first case of canine distemper virus infection in lesser grison ( Galictis cuja ). (scielo.br)
  • The number of lymphocyte cells in an distemper-infected dog's blood often drop soon after infection. (2ndchance.info)
  • Despite the name feline distemper virus , infection with this virus does not affect a cat's temperament. (vetsecure.com)
  • Distemper is potentially fatal. (petmd.com)
  • They say that making the heartbreaking decision was necessary to keep distemper, an often-fatal airborne canine virus, from spreading throughout their facility and central Ohio. (dispatch.com)
  • It is relatively common in unvaccinated cats and is often fatal, especially for young kittens. (thecatsite.com)
  • Distemper affects animals' respiratory, gastrointestinal, and central nervous systems-and can be fatal. (cottagelife.com)
  • Canine distemper (CD) is a highly contagious, often fatal, multisystemic disease caused by canine distemper virus (CDV) in a wide range of mammalian hosts, with clinical symptoms including conjunctivitis, anorexia, diarrhea, lymphopenia, and encephalitis ( 1 ). (frontiersin.org)
  • Canine distemper virus (CDV) is a highly contagious pathogen that occurs worldwide and causes a fatal disease called canine distemper in carnivores (Scagliarini et al. (scielo.br)
  • Most cases of distemper can be prevented with a series of vaccines that start when a puppy is around 7-8 weeks old. (petmd.com)
  • I would like some input, information and any common experiences you may have had about ferrets and vaccines. (yahoo.com)
  • Also what kind of distemper vaccines are available? (yahoo.com)
  • Is there anyone who has more info on these distemper vaccines. (yahoo.com)
  • Some vaccines protect against the two most common serovars, while others protect against all four. (revivalanimal.com)
  • Kennel cough vaccines will reduce the chance of disease, and they include protection against the three most common causes: Adenovirus, Parainfluenza and Bordetella bronchiseptica. (revivalanimal.com)
  • The list of vaccines to prevent common dog viruses contains only seven vaccines. (dogshealth.com)
  • Very effective, long lasting, vaccines have made canine distemper a rare disease in countries where advanced veterinary care is the rule. (2ndchance.info)
  • Veterinarians typically make a presumptive diagnosis of Infectious Canine Hepatitis, Parvovirus and Distemper infections based on clinical signs which range in severity from mild to severe. (drugs.com)
  • distemper , hepatitis and parvovirus. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • This kit is used for the detection of antibodies to Infectious Canine Hepatitis (ICH), Canine Parvovirus (CPV) and Canine Distemper Virus (CDV) in dog whole blood or serum. (drugs.com)
  • In canines distemper affects several body systems, including the gastrointestinal and respiratory tracts and the spinal cord and brain, with common symptoms that include high fever, eye inflammation and eye/nose discharge, labored breathing and coughing, vomiting and diarrhea, loss of appetite and lethargy, and hardening of nose and footpads. (wikipedia.org)
  • Symptoms of the early stage of canine distemper include diarrhea, mucosal discharge from the eyes and nose, and coughing. (vetinfo.com)
  • Any kitten with fever, appetite loss, diarrhea, and/or vomiting is a suspect for feline distemper. (veterinarypartner.com)
  • The most common symptoms are sneezing, coughing, vomiting and diarrhea. (spca.org.hk)
  • Distemper , also known as " Carrés disease" advances through the body of the dog causing problems first in the respiratory system and ganglia, and then attacks the digestive system causing diarrhea and vomiting, fever and lymphopenia. (irishdogs.ie)
  • Shaking can be one symptom of canine distemper , along with other respiratory symptoms like sneezing, coughing, and a runny nose. (petcarerx.com)
  • Once an animal is exposed to the canine distemper virus (by inhaling respiratory secretions or coming into direct contact with infected saliva, urine or fecal matter), the virus replicates in cells lining the respiratory tract. (petwave.com)
  • Distemper can cause respiratory, neurologic and gastrointestinal illness in foxes. (siskiyoudaily.com)
  • Bordatella is an airborne, contagious, bacteria that is the most common cause of severe parainfluenza. (bhg.com)
  • Canine distemper is caused by a single-stranded RNA virus of the family Paramyxoviridae (the same family of the viruses that causes measles, mumps, and bronchiolitis in humans). (wikipedia.org)
  • Distemper is caused by a single-stranded RNA virus of the family Paramyxoviridae, which is a close relative of the viruses that cause measles in humans and rinderpest in animals. (wikipedia.org)
  • No. Although it is closely related to the measles virus, canine distemper cannot be passed on to humans. (bluecross.org.uk)
  • Viral Oncolysis - Can Insights from Measles Be Transferred to Canine Distemper Virus? (mdpi.com)
  • Distemper is a Paramyxovirus like this one (though technically this is a micrograph of the Measles virus). (marvistavet.com)
  • Packer describes distemper as the 'carnivore equivalent of measles. (voanews.com)
  • Feline distemper (more correctly called panleukopenia) is caused by a parvovirus and represents a life-threatening disease. (veterinarypartner.com)
  • The feline distemper/panleukopenia virus is considered ubiquitous, meaning it is in virtually every place that is not regularly disinfected. (veterinarypartner.com)
  • Feline panleukopenia virus (the more correct name of feline distemper). (veterinarypartner.com)
  • Feline distemper is the common name for the feline panleukopenia virus (FPV), which is sometimes also referred to as feline parvovirus . (vetstreet.com)
  • Feline panleukopenia (FPV) more commonly known as feline distemper. (wikipedia.org)
  • Is feline panleukopenia still common in cats and kittens? (royalcanin.com)
  • The virus is not related to the "distemper" of cats ( panleukopenia ). (2ndchance.info)
  • What Are the Symptoms of Canine Distemper? (akc.org)
  • Routine disinfection and cleaning readily kills the distemper virus in the kennel setting. (marvistavet.com)
  • Kennel cough , the flu, and distemper are among the most common viral causes. (dogtime.com)
  • Early Distemper looks like Kennel Cough, as does 12 other organisms. (revivalanimal.com)
  • A common area where they socialize and are exposed to coughing bacteria is the boarding kennel. (revivalanimal.com)
  • Common disinfectants that get Parvovirus are effective against kennel cough. (revivalanimal.com)
  • Some will refer to Canine Distemper as 'Hardpad Disease' because of the characteristic lesions that occur on paws, resulting in hardened, thickened skin (hyperkeratosis). (dogzone.com)
  • It can be surprisingly difficult to make a definitive diagnosis of Distemper and though a vet may suspect the disease when an animal presents to them with the typical signs, it cannot be easily confirmed. (dogzone.com)
  • Establishing a diagnosis of Distemper is important as any affected animal should be immediately isolated to prevent the disease spreading further. (dogzone.com)
  • Despite the name, this contagious disease does not affect a cat's temperament nor is it related to canine distemper . (vetstreet.com)
  • Strangles, which also is known as horse distemper, is a highly contagious disease. (ndsu.edu)
  • If a dog infected with distemper survives the acute stage of the illness, he may also develop hyperkeratosis of the paw pads and nose, which gives distemper the nickname "hard pad disease. (akc.org)
  • Feline hepatic lipidosis also known as Feline Fatty Liver Syndrome, is one of the most common forms of liver disease of cats. (wikipedia.org)
  • According to Packer, it's relatively common for lions to get the disease. (voanews.com)
  • Although the distemper uptick was most apparent in cities, cottagers and those who come into regular contact with wild animals should be able to identify the disease. (cottagelife.com)
  • Canine Distemper is a very common disease in Hong Kong. (spca.org.hk)
  • Tests by the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) showed that 21 of the 23 dead lions were suffering from canine distemper disease. (org.in)
  • This disease is one of the most common and can be spread from any animal. (irishdogs.ie)
  • Canine distemper virus has caused disease in monkeys as well. (2ndchance.info)
  • Canine distemper is a bi-phasic, two-wave disease. (2ndchance.info)
  • How the disease progresses depends on what degree of immunity to distemper the dog might already have had. (2ndchance.info)
  • Disease severity can also be influenced by the strain of distemper virus the dog has been exposed to - some 'wild' strains appear worse (more virulent) than others. (2ndchance.info)
  • Distemper , a virus, can cause seizures as the disease progresses. (corysstory.com)
  • The California Department of Fish and Wildlife is warning of a possible outbreak of canine distemper in wild gray foxes in Siskiyou County. (siskiyoudaily.com)
  • Genetic characterization of canine distemper virus in Serengeti carnivores. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Distemper has the same effect in the bodies of carnivores,' Packer explains. (voanews.com)
  • The central nervous system signs that often follow systemic illness are especially common in wild carnivores affected by distemper. (petwave.com)
  • Canine distemper virus (CDV) has been reported in several species of wild carnivores, presenting a threat to wildlife conservation. (scielo.br)
  • Treatment is costly, and if your dog does survive canine distemper, he may retain lifelong neurological damage. (vetinfo.com)
  • Note that there is no specific cure for neurological distemper . (irishdogs.ie)
  • Other common neurological signs in wild animals are convulsive movements of the head and paws and aimless wandering. (petwave.com)
  • As a dog's immune system becomes weakened by the distemper virus, opportunistic bacteria can cause secondary bacterial infections as well. (petwave.com)
  • The dog distemper virus has a strong affinity for the lymphocyte cells that are part of your dog's immune system. (2ndchance.info)
  • Seizures are not the only distemper sign by any means. (marvistavet.com)
  • Perhaps the most common cause of dog seizures is idiopathic epilepsy . (corysstory.com)
  • Flu: they are susceptible to common colds and can catch the flu from us. (prezi.com)
  • Although antibiotics have no effect on the distemper virus itself, they are used to prevent secondary bacterial infections. (corysstory.com)
  • Geographically distinct lineages of the canine distemper virus are genetically diverse. (wikipedia.org)
  • The feline distemper virus amounts to a single strand of DNA surrounded by a protein coating. (veterinarypartner.com)
  • The feline distemper virus is a parvovirus. (veterinarypartner.com)
  • In fact, canine parvovirus is closely related to the feline distemper virus and much of the information regarding canine parvovirus holds true for feline distemper. (veterinarypartner.com)
  • The feline distemper virus, however, is more difficult to remove from the environment and more lethal in its victims than its canine counterpart. (veterinarypartner.com)
  • The first reported case of Canine Distemper virus within Europe was in the late 18th century. (dogzone.com)
  • As canine distemper progresses, the virus does more damage to the lining of the gastrointestinal tract. (petmd.com)
  • The virus that causes feline distemper spreads through direct contact with an infected cat, contact with the urine or feces of an infected cat , or contact with contaminated items in the environment. (vetstreet.com)
  • The colloquial usage for canine distemper caused by an RNA virus of the genus Morbillivirus, a member of the family Paramyxoviridae. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • For example, Gordon et al described the presence of canine distemper virus RNA in pagetic bone lesions. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • The Canine Distemper Virus (CDV) Quant RealPCR Test provides a quantitative measure of the CDV viral load. (idexx.com.au)
  • Spatial and temporal distribution of seal strandings in the Netherlands during the 2002 phocine distemper virus epidemic. (cdc.gov)
  • The virus is more common in kittens before being vaccinated. (pictures-of-cats.org)
  • Distemper, Parvovirus - Modified Live Virus (e.g. (bmd.org)
  • The distemper virus consists of a single strand of RNA, encased in a protein coat which is again encased in a fatty envelope. (marvistavet.com)
  • People want to know how soon they can get another dog after a distemper dog is gone from the home and the answer is that the virus is gone in a matter of hours. (marvistavet.com)
  • Like AIDS, the distemper virus attacks the immune system, weakening the body's defense against other infections. (voanews.com)
  • Cat distemper symptoms of the virus are very similar to canine distemper. (purrfectfence.com)
  • Symptoms of feline distemper usually show up within a week and a half of exposure to the virus. (thecatsite.com)
  • The canine distemper virus and the human influenza virus are involved. (dailypress.com)
  • Are canine distemper virus inclusion bodies mostly intracytoplasmic or intranuclear? (sporcle.com)
  • Another blood test looks for the virus by mixing florescent antibodies in the blood to see if they attach to distemper virus. (dog-health-guide.org)
  • Canine Distemper Virus is naturally transmitted from dog to dog by aerosal route. (drugs.com)
  • The canine distemper virus can infect wild animals as well as domestic ones. (petwave.com)
  • An increased number of confirmed and suspected canine distemper virus have been seen in the Scott Valley and Mount Shasta areas, the CDFW reported. (siskiyoudaily.com)
  • cat distemper on the other hand is a DNA virus (double strand). (2ndchance.info)
  • The distemper virus is fragile when not living in a host. (2ndchance.info)
  • Canine distemper is caused by a very contagious virus. (avma.org)
  • Phocine distemper virus (PDV) caused thousands of deaths among harbor seals (Phoca vitulina) from the North Sea in 1988 and 2002. (nih.gov)
  • Fever is common. (vetstreet.com)
  • More specifically to determine cat distemper symptoms you should look for high fever, vomiting, anorexia, (abdominal pain from anorexia or hunched over position) and lethargy. (purrfectfence.com)
  • Is shipping fever or enzootic pneumonia more common in older cows? (sporcle.com)
  • In other cases, however, it's important to know the symptoms of dog ailments, so that your pet doesn't succumb to a common illness. (vetinfo.com)
  • Although feline distemper is a curable illness, it like any other sickness should be cared for properly, quarantined if possible, and avoided thoroughly responsible ownership. (purrfectfence.com)
  • Another lasting symptom that is common is enamel hypoplasia. (wikipedia.org)
  • This distemper symptom causes the pads of a dog's feet to harden and enlarge and is uncomfortable. (akc.org)
  • Weakness and emaciation have been associated with end-stage cases of distemper in wildlife. (petwave.com)
  • Neurologic symptoms can occur at the same time as the other clinical signs of distemper or several weeks later, when the dog appears to be on the road to recovery. (petmd.com)
  • Here are some of the most common viral infections that you need to protect your dog against. (vetinfo.com)
  • Urinary tract infections are common in diabetic cats, and your veterinarian may recommend regular screening to prevent complications. (petmd.com)
  • In the form of whiting, one of its uses is as an important constituent of soft distemper paint. (spab.org.uk)
  • What is soft distemper? (spab.org.uk)
  • Soft distemper is a water-based paint that primarily comprises a white base pigment (generally water-soaked whiting, ie pulverised chalk) bound with glue size (glue made from animal parts). (spab.org.uk)
  • Soft distemper has a velvety, matt finish and is used almost exclusively internally due to its water solubility. (spab.org.uk)
  • Soft distemper is not to be confused with oil-bound or 'washable' distemper, an oil-based water paint that was the forerunner to modern emulsion. (spab.org.uk)
  • Where might soft distemper be applied? (spab.org.uk)
  • Soft distemper was a common internal finish before the advent of emulsion following the Second World War. (spab.org.uk)
  • Although limewash was still used indoors, especially at the vernacular level, soft distemper seemingly increased in popularity during the Industrial Revolution. (spab.org.uk)
  • Soft distemper can also be found on lining paper, timber, brick, stone and modern emulsion. (spab.org.uk)
  • What are the pros and cons of soft distemper? (spab.org.uk)
  • The texture and richness of colour of soft distemper are key attributes. (spab.org.uk)
  • Soft distemper allows the fabric to 'breathe' and does not react ('saponify') on new lime plaster. (spab.org.uk)
  • Drawbacks are that painters must work fast to maintain a 'wet edge', soft distemper will not withstand heavy wear, the finish is less wipeable than most and unused paint soon turns rancid! (spab.org.uk)
  • How do I identify soft distemper? (spab.org.uk)
  • Besides its visual characteristics and velvety feel, soft distemper can be identified by its solubility in water. (spab.org.uk)
  • The oldest method is to make soft distemper on site. (spab.org.uk)
  • When colour matching, the old paint should be wetted or the new sample left to dry because soft distemper lightens as moisture evaporates. (spab.org.uk)
  • Ready-made soft distemper is now available in tins. (spab.org.uk)
  • Existing soft distemper is removed by washing down thoroughly with warm water. (spab.org.uk)
  • Clearcole (diluted size) is the normal primer, although a thinned oil-based undercoat can be preferable where oil paint is ultimately intended if soft distemper is being used temporarily to avoid saponification. (spab.org.uk)
  • Shelter officials said they're examining their dog-intake procedure to prevent distemper outbreaks. (dispatch.com)
  • A dog that survives distemper continues to have both nonlife-threatening and life-threatening signs throughout its lifespan. (wikipedia.org)
  • It survives freezing as well as treatment with such common disinfectants as alcohol and iodine. (veterinarypartner.com)
  • For questions regarding distemper in wildlife or concerns about sick animals, contact CDFW's Wildlife Investigations Laboratory at (916) 358-2790 or CDFW Wildlife Biologist Christine Found-Jackson at (530) 841-2278. (siskiyoudaily.com)
  • Canine distemper used to be very common in North America but is now mostly involved in smaller, local outbreaks or diagnosed in shelter situations. (petmd.com)
  • In the Serengeti, he has seen distemper outbreaks about every six or seven years, usually with no symptoms. (voanews.com)
  • They can range in severity, although with particularly severe/stubborn URI's, we worry about Distemper. (google.com)
  • The most common means of contact with saliva is through bite wounds. (vetsecure.com)
  • clinical signs are similar to those of distemper. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • The most common clinical signs are a result of elevated toxin levels in the blood secondary to failure of removal by the liver. (petplace.com)
  • Feline distemper attacks the intestinal tract and the immune system, greatly reducing the number of white blood cells in the circulation. (vetstreet.com)