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Distemper disease Owner Factsheet

Distemper is a serious viral infection, most often seen in dogs less than one year old. Highly effective vaccines have ensured that distemper is rarely seen in vaccinated pet dogs. It is still a problem in the UK in unvaccinated pets, particularly in urban areas. In other countries the disease is still a big killer of dogs.

What is distemper?

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What are the signs of distemper infection?

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How will my vet know what is wrong with my dog?

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Is there any treatment for distemper?

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Will my dog get better?

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How can I stop my dog getting distemper?

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