More than a dozen cases of H3N2 Canine Influenza Virus, commonly known as dog flu, have been confirmed in the state of Florida as of May 31, and veterinarians in north and central Florida are seeing additional possible cases.
This typically non-fatal virus has been circulating in the U.S. since 2015, but this is the first time that the virus has been confirmed in Florida, according to the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services. Possible additional cases are currently being evaluated.
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