It was published on June 2, 2020 that pets in MN and NY have tested positive for SARS-CoV-2. You will find the press release below as well as the updated CDC pets and COVID-19 messaging below. Minnesota Board of Animal Health Press Release: Household cat confirmed with virus that causes COVID-19 https://content.govdelivery.com/accounts/MNBAH/bulletins/28eac81 USDA Press Release:… Read More Minnesota & New York Pets Positive for SARS-CoV-2
COVID 19 Resources for Livestock & Animal Owners Dear Texas Animal Owner, The Texas Animal Health Commission (TAHC) continues to support local, state, and federal public health officials as they respond to the new coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID‑19) that is causing the outbreak of respiratory illness in people worldwide. As such, the TAHC would like… Read More COVID-19: Resources for TX Animal Owners
The TAHC Comm. Dept. continues to monitor the COVID-19 situation and update our animal health resources as information comes in. Since the tiger was confirmed with COVID-19 in N.Y., we have seen an uptick of interest in COVID-19 as it relates to animals. I would like to thank you all for your continued efforts in sharing… Read More COVID-19 | Texas Animal Health Commission Communications Touching Base
What are coronaviruses? Coronaviruses are a large family of viruses. Some strains affect animals, while others affect people. The majority of coronaviruses stick to their own species. COVID-19 has not been proven to circulate between people and animals. Can animals become ill with or spread COVID-19? There is no evidence at this time that animals… Read More FAQ’s for Animal Owners | COVID-19
AUSTIN – Texas Animal Health Commission (TAHC) is reminding Texas landowners of exotic chronic wasting disease (CWD) susceptible species rules for the 2019-20 hunting season. “When CWD was first discovered in far West Texas in 2012, TAHC and Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) took important steps toward preventing the spread of the chronic disease… Read More Exotic CWD Susceptible Species Rules & Resources for Hunters and Landowners
Texas Anthrax Situational Update No. 3 Austin, TX – Since the July 16, 2019 update, anthrax has been detected on one premises in northwest Kinney County and one new premises in southwest Sutton County. This is the first confirmed case of anthrax in Kinney County this year and the sixth confirmed case in Sutton County.… Read More New Confirmed Cases of Anthrax
NexGen Compounding Pharmacy is proud to announce that we are now offering a new knockdown medication that is available to ship immediately. Our Hoofstock Mixture, (MKB) is a mild sedation, great for routine knockdowns or as an emergency escape kit. NexGen’s newest sedation kit (MKB) was developed in partnership with a successful Wildlife Immobilization Veterinarian. The… Read More NexGen Hoofstock Mixture
Unexplained Animal Deaths on Your Ranch or Farm (Is it disease, parasites, or could it just possibly your water source?) Over the years since I have been ranching for myself and as also as a young boy helping my father and grandfather on our family ranch, we, like all in the livestock business, experienced death… Read More Unexplained Animal Deaths on Your Ranch or Farm – Is it Disease, Parasites, or Could it Just Possibly Be Your water Source?