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By Sue M. Copeland

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Has your puppy had any contact/exposure with natural world, akin to skunks, bats, racoons, or foxes? make yourself familiar with these animals which are identified rabies vendors on your sector, and shield your pets—and children—from them. 7. Alert animal keep an eye on officers if you happen to see an odd-behaving critter on your sector. (For example, for those who see a nocturnal animal equivalent to a skunk or racoon moseying round in the course of sunlight, that’s a red-alert. ) eight. reserve it. in the event that your puppy kills a wild animal, use the above garments precautions, then bag the carcass and speak to your vet or the future health division. they could try the animal for the rabies virus, so you’ll comprehend even if your dog—and family—have been uncovered. 13-C CIRCLING What you notice: Your puppy is performing oddly. He walks in circles, veers to at least one part while he’s jogging, and/or falls to the aspect to which he circles. He might tilt his head to a similar facet. What this is able to suggest: He could have an issue affecting his heart or internal ear. it can be secondary to an infection, an infectious ailment, trauma, a tumor, or different major problem. motion PLAN: Does your puppy tilt his head or fall to 1 facet while jogging? Is he drooling, uncoordinated, or displaying different irregular habit? name your veterinarian NOW—it should be rabiesG, a center or internal ear infectionG, encephalitisG, or different critical situation. See warning, web page 185, and ahead of you permit, less than. Is your puppy tilting his head to at least one part? Is he shaking it, and/or pawing or scratching at it? name your veterinarian NOW—it can be a international physique on your dog’s ear canal. Is your puppy outdated? Is he tilting his head? Does he have unequal scholars and/or irregular eye move? Did this come on abruptly? Is he in a different way common? name your veterinarian this day should you spoke back convinced to any query—it may be old-dog vestibular syndromeG. it may be idiopathic (of unknown beginning) and resolve spontaneously, or it will probably have an insidious reason, reminiscent of a tumorG or an infection. name your veterinarian for an appointment. ahead of you permit: 1. Isolate your puppy from different canines in case it’s contagious. to avoid unfold of attainable infectious illness, confine your puppy to a hot, dry quarter with a separate water offer, except different canine. Wash your fingers and disinfect your footwear (see web page 374) after dealing with your puppy and prior to dealing with different canine. 13-D HEAD TILT What you notice: Your dog’s head is tilted to 1 aspect, as if he’s fascinated with anything. He might be shaking it, and/or pawing or scratching at it. these could be the merely symptoms you notice, otherwise you may possibly become aware of your puppy circling towards his head tilt, veering to that aspect, falling down, or missing coordination. What it could possibly suggest: He may have an issue that’s so simple as a overseas physique in his ear—or as lethal as rabiesG. motion PLAN: Is your puppy circling or veering to the facet of his head tilt? Is he drooling, uncoordinated, or displaying different irregular behaviors? name your veterinarian NOW—it can be rabiesG, a mind tumor, center- or inner-ear an infection, or different critical neurological irritation.

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