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H1N1 Virus Confirmed in 2 Dogs in China

By jim Published: December 2, 2009

The China Agricultural University tested 52 sick dogs, and two of them tested positive for H1N1. Since their virus matched the human virus 99%, it is likely they caught it from their human companions.

No cases have been reported in the United States yet, but this discovery means that transmission is possible. At this time, there's no evidence that our pets can transmit the virus to us.

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