Can Your Pet Get the Flu?


Cooler weather means that it’s almost time for flu season.  Did you know that cats and dogs can get the flu too?  

While your pet is susceptible to a different strain of the virus, many of the symptoms are similar.  Here are a few of the symptoms to lookout for in your pet.

Flu Symptoms:

  • Coughing
  • Sneezing
  • Loss of Appetite
  • Runny Nose
  • Low Fever

If you think your pet is experiencing any of these symptoms, bring him or her into our office.  We can help you determine the reason behind why your pet isn’t feeling well.  If your pet does have the flu, make sure that they are getting plenty of rest and fluids.  

Read more about the signs and symptoms of the flu here.  You can also contact our office to learn more.   Our experienced veterinarians can help you determine whether or not the flu vaccine is the right choice for your pet.

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