dogs http://wkar.org en New dog virus spreads to Michigan, MSU seeks answers http://wkar.org/post/new-dog-virus-spreads-michigan-msu-seeks-answers <p></p><p></p><p>Dog owners in Michigan have a new reason to keep an eye on their pets. Last week, Michigan State University clinicians announced the arrival in Michigan of a virus that can make dogs sick.&nbsp; The <a href="https://www.avma.org/KB/Resources/Pages/Circovirus-in-Dogs-Frequently-Asked-Questions.aspx">canine circovirus</a> was first identified in California just last April.<b id="docs-internal-guid-20382cb3-930a-0569-0df3-9132ceb365f4" style="font-weight:normal;"><span style="font-size:16px;font-family:Cambria;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:normal;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;"> </span></b> Mon, 07 Oct 2013 16:58:35 +0000 Current State 43416 at http://wkar.org New dog virus spreads to Michigan, MSU seeks answers Dog fighting, hoarding and strays: Animal control issues in Ingham County http://wkar.org/post/dog-fighting-hoarding-and-strays-animal-control-issues-ingham-county <p></p><div>From pet hoarding to dog fighting to stray cats and dogs, if it has four-legs and a problem, chances are that Ingham County’s animal control division will be called in to help.&nbsp;</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Jamie </span>McAloon-Lampman<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, the director of &nbsp;<a href="http://ac.ingham.org/Home.aspx">Ingham County Animal Control</a>, discusses the Lansing-area's animal control issues.&nbsp;</span></div> Mon, 29 Jul 2013 21:05:11 +0000 Current State 39852 at http://wkar.org Dog fighting, hoarding and strays: Animal control issues in Ingham County New research helps owners, vets assess dogs' health http://wkar.org/post/new-research-helps-owners-vets-assess-dogs-health <p></p><p></p><p>When a beloved dog becomes seriously ill, owners are faced with difficult decisions. Researchers are developing a new tool which could help dog owners tackle the tough choice of prolonging life or letting go.</p> Mon, 17 Jun 2013 17:37:38 +0000 Current State 37714 at http://wkar.org New research helps owners, vets assess dogs' health Current State #1 | January 14, 2013 http://wkar.org/post/current-state-1-january-14-2013 <p>On today’s <em>Current State</em> premiere: Governor Rick Snyder, East Lansing schools, Lansing business news,&nbsp; MSU basketball and the new therapy dog program in Ionia County.</p><p></p><p> Mon, 14 Jan 2013 18:22:14 +0000 Current State 29559 at http://wkar.org Current State #1 | January 14, 2013