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Can an adult dog get parvo?

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Sadly yes. But healthy adult dogs that get parvo usually have an easier times fighting the disease than puppies and older dogs.

You need to take him to the Vet for some medical support (Sub Q fluids and antibiotic shots).

Parvo is a very deadly and contagious virus. It lives in the environment and on clothes (washing doesn't kill it) for up to a year. Do not go over to anyone's home that has an unvaccinated puppy (all three puppy shots), a weak older dog or anywhere there are puppies.

Parvo attacks the intestinal and stomach lining. It gives your dog bloody diarrhea, makes him vomit and not want to eat. The virus is shed in their stool and saliva. Feed him rice and lean hamburger (cooked) and make sure he keeps hydrated (Gatorade orange works best). You know how you feel when you have the flu? This is worse.

After 7 to 10 days he should start to feel better if he's going to pull through. After he does, you need to clean everything with a solution of bleach and water.

This was entirely avoidable. Keep your dogs vaccinated.

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Why u have to say entirely avoidable? That dosnt hlp the person asking question. Have u ever lost an animal? How would u feel if u were asking for hlp n someone posted that. Just to let u know a dog thats vaccinated dosnt mean cant get parvo it just gives less chance and if it was to happen it wuld give the dog a better chance of pulling threw.
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Yes, parvo can affect older dogs. It is more common in puppies but the virus also infects older dogs. Parvo is a contagious virus mainly affecting dogs. Learn more about this from a vet.

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Most Distemper vaccinations include the parvo vaccine. This is why pups usually get parvo, because they haven't been vaccinated yet. If your dog is up to date with his vaccinations he shouldn't be in too much danger.

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Yes it can affect any age dog healthy or not shots or not the shots do help prevent it and keeps frm getting really bad but keeps dog hydrated and mostly take to a vet to verify parvo or not

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