On average, Camp Bow Wow counselors take care of about 100 dogs at a time, making it easy for viruses to transfer from one dog to the next.
The first confirmed case in Florida was out of Pebbel Creek Animal Hospital. However, veterinarians are not required to report the cases to the state, so there is a possibility there have been more cases.
New dog owner Mariah Olive did not even think twice about getting her Australian Cattle dog, Lallo, vaccinated and says it's just what you do when you sign up for a dog.
“I say, put your dog first, get the vaccinations. It’s what’s best for them. And in the long run it saves you pain too if your dog gets sick or not.”