Dog With The West Nile Virus

We knew the West Nile Virus was deadly to horses and humans. But now, a Nebraska veterinarian says the virus has also been confirmed in a Golden Retriever. The vet says the dog recovered from the virus within two days of being treated with fluids and antibiotics. It is among the first confirmed case of west Nile virus in dogs. At least two canine's in Illinois also have had the disease.