Distemper on the Rise in Charlevoix County Wildlife

There’s a disease on the rise among wildlife in Charlevoix County. Local animal control officials say Distemper in wildlife is up, especially in raccoons. They say there’s been 35 complaints since June. Distemper is a viral disease in animals that attacks the gastro-intestinal and respiratory tracts. Animal control says they’re concerned about the safety of domestic pets in the area. And have some tips for pet-owners in the area. For the rest of the story, please click here.

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