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LEPTOSPIROSIS IN HANOVER PUPPIES

PUPPIES

On Saturday November 12, a group of puppies from Puerto Rico were on the patio of Ramuntos' Brick and Brew Pizzeria in Hanover.  Several of these puppies have been found to carry leptospirosis, a disease which can cause flu-like symptoms and requires treatment.  If you had contact with these puppies please call Dick's House for guidance. 

 For more information, see the official alert from the New Hampshire Division of Public Health Services.

ATTENTION TRAVELERS: YELLOW FEVER VACCINE SHORTAGE

Sanofi Pasteur, the manufacturer of the only yellow fever vaccine (YF-Vax) licensed in the United States, has announced that YF-Vax will be unavailable from mid-2017 to mid-2018 because of delays in the production process.  The Center for Disease Control (CDC) provides information regarding Yellow Fever vaccine and the current national shortage.  If you anticipate travel to a high-risk region, contact Dick's House or your travel provider to discuss options for vaccination. 

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Last Updated: 11/17/17