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RE: Dogs from the Bahamas

Hi Shirene, Most of the dogs transported from the Bahamas to Florida shelters following Hurricane Dorian had Ehrlichia, Anaplasma, and heartworm infections. To my knowledge, none had distemper or parvo. However, I just received information this week from shelter colleagues in the Bahamas that...


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RE: Dogs from the Bahamas

Yes, that was the protocol I found. thanks so much Shirene -- Shirene Cece --


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RE: Dogs from the Bahamas

Shirene, Is this the University of Florida Maddie's Shelter Medicine protocol for receiving animals from the Bahamas you're referring to? https://sheltermedicine.vetmed.ufl.edu/wordpress/files/2019/09/UF-Recommendations-for-Receiving-Animals-from-the-Bahamas.pdf @cynda crawford @Julie...

UF-Recommendations-for-Receiving-Animals-from-the-Bahamas.pdf


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RE: Dogs from the Bahamas

Also, it was University of Florida that had the protocol for quarantining the dogs from 2019, not UC Davis -- Shirene Cece --


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RE: Dogs from the Bahamas

Sorry I wasn't clear. What we are looking for are medical issues that shelters may have faced with these dogs. We have a robust behavior department and use medication but we are wondering if other shelters tested these dogs for tick borne diseases, if they saw parvovirus and/or distemper etc....


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RE: Dogs from the Bahamas

If you mean the "chill" protocol, that is essentially medication. The Fearful Dogs Project is the place to go for experts in fearful dog rehab. -- Rain Jordan, CBCC-KA, CPDT-KA, KPA CTPFearful Dogs Specialist Protect Them All www.ProtectThemAll.org CONFIDENTIALITY NOTICE: This email...


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Dogs from the Bahamas

We are going to be getting a flight of dogs from the Bahamas in the near future. I saw that UC Davis has a protocol for these dogs from 2019. Just wondering if any shelters that received dogs from the Island can help us with what they found were the challenges and how they handled it. If anyone...