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The West Nile virus hits record highs Is your pet in danger t

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The West Nile virus hits record highs. Is your pet in danger? - Petfinder

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The mosquito-borne disease has set off aerial spraying of pesticides, but an online petition has drawn 1,700 signatures asking that it be stopped.

West Nile Virus reported in Saginaw County

West Nile Virus. Chronicle graphic by John Blanchard

Culex quinquefasciatus, or Southern House mosquito, is the primary vector for West Nile virus. (Photo courtesy of James Gathany/Centers for Disease Control ...

Why is California Suffering a Record Outbreak of West Nile in Midst of Drought? | California Magazine

Mosquito on a finger by Fairfax County (fairfaxcounty), June 2012, via Flickr. In a special telebriefing on West Nile virus ...

Chronicle graphic by John Blanchard

The mosquito causes more world-wide deaths than any other organism. Photo Courtesy of Pixabay

Bird Killer Dangerous to Humans. Chronicle graphic by John Blanchard Photo: John Blanchard

California officials report 3 West Nile virus deaths

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Human cases of West Nile virus reported in Kern

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Higher temperatures and low rain fall spell increased trouble with West Nile virus-carrying mosquitoes. Tom Ervin/Getty Images

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Ontario facing worst West Nile Virus 'outbreak' in 15 years, says researcher - Toronto | Globalnews.ca

Spotted towhee populations have largely recovered from West Nile virus, but wrentits (inset)

West nile. This 2006 photo made available by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows a female Aedes aegypti mosquito acquiring a blood meal ...

More hotel chains are making it easier (and less expensive) to bring along your

The Greater Los Angeles County Vector Control District has confirmed West Nile virus in a mosquito sample ...

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With West Nile On The Rise, We Answer Your Questions : Shots - Health News : NPR

West Nile virus maintains itself in nature by cycling between mosquitoes in the genus Culex and certain species of birds. A mosquito (the vector) bites an ...

Symptoms of West Nile virus may include (a) head tilt (great horned owl

Reports of West Nile virus cases are on the rise across the country, and that includes Florida. Reports are showing that West Nile is set to make records ...

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West Nile Virus and EEE Cases in Horses Rise from Coast to Coast; But What Do the Numbers Really Tell Us?


The Culex quinquefasciatus, or southern house mosquito, is one of the Inland mosquitoes most likely to carry West Nile virus.

Young animals (less than 10 months) will unlikely be able to complete all the requirements


Officials at the Southern Nevada Health District said earlier this month the latest captures of mosquitoes

... Control District spokesman Jared Dever holds a dead Culex quinquefasciatus or southern house mosquito -- a common carrier of West Nile virus in Southern ...

Residents of two Illinois counties are helping health officials monitor West Nile virus activity this year. Creative Commons

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About 80% of the people infected with West Nile Virus will never show any symptoms

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The Gulf of St. Lawrence's warmer temperatures will be a boon for some species, and prove less hospitable to others, scientist say. (The Associated Press)

Brian Peterson, Star Tribune Spring ruffed grouse drumming counts conducted by the Minnesota DNR show a 29-percent falloff from a year ago — bad news ...



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SAN DIEGO (CBS 8) - A potential breeding ground for West Nile Virus mosquitoes at Chollas Creek is slated for destruction if Planning Commission officials ...

GREENWICH, CT — From the Greenwich Health Department: With the warm weather comes the mosquitoes and with the mosquitoes the threat of West Nile Virus.

This mosquito bite causes Dengue fever.

Feral cat in trap. Not related to article about Northdale stray cats. Courtesy U.S.

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The Saltmarsh Mosquito (Aedes vigilax) (Photo: Stephen Doggett)

Now throw in the threat of Zika or West Nile virus, and it's time to look for every alternative there is to getting rid of these little biting machines.

Japanese Macaque Monkey.

... West Nile virus. A nest of American robins in Bryan Park that was identified by the researchers.

Atlantic County reports positive samples of West Nile virus

Black bear. Courtesy Utah Division of Wildlife Resources.


Colorado toddler attacked by Coyote; Michigan woman attacked by Black Bear; Utah man survives brush with Mountain Lion; West Nile Virus reports from ...

Remembering ...

... Olivia Nessim dump standing water in a yard on Ramona Drive in Riverside in September to help eliminate mosquito breeding places and West Nile virus.

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The risk of West Nile Virus complications increases for those over age 50 and people with

Traveling with your pet can be frustrating if you're not sure what you're doing, but now we have an answer. Check out this handy infographic from Marriott ...

Mosquito Control Part II: West Nile and DEET Dangers

Jeanne Brown commands Lobo to lay down as they spend time at a park across from Aliso Beach. Brown adopted Lobo from a local rescue, but soon realized she ...

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Arizona woman attacked by Black Bear; New Mexico warning people Bubonic Plague confirmed in Dog; California finds West Nile Virus in three dead Birds; ...

The Fourth of July isn't until Friday but fireworks have already started up in many communities. This week and especially on July make sure your animals are ...

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If possible, always opt for your pet to ride in the cabin with you

West Nile virus is a disease carried by mosquitoes which can be fatal to horses. Symptoms include loss of appetite, lethargy and loss of coordination.

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Llama, Vicuna and Alpaca are at risk for West Nile Virus.

What do I do if my dog gets sprayed by a skunk, how can I remove the smell?

First Indication of West Nile virus in Shasta County

The West Nile virus, pictured, which killed 286 people in America in 2012,

The viral disease is transmitted to humans by infected mosquitoes

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Research: Mosquito technician Daryl Beckwith looks through the mosquitos as local, state and federal

Anvil 10+10, the insecticide used in the annual West Nile Virus spraying,

Condoms are seen in a file photo. (Credit: Bryan Chan / Los Angeles

State Confirms La Mesa Man Died from West Nile Virus

... West Nile virus is a dangerous and potentially deadly disease.” San Diego County has it's Kick Off for the

Photo: Erin Danzer

Zika still a threat