|People, Pets and Disease: OSU Veterinary Center offers Helpful Information|
(February 12, 2010 Stillwater, OK) – The Oklahoma State University’s Center for Veterinary Health Sciences will host a Pet Care Seminar on Tuesday, March 2, at 7 p.m. in the McElroy Hall Auditorium on the Stillwater Campus. The topic of discussion will be “People, Pets and Diseases.”
Lara Sypniewski, DVM, Assistant Professor and Small Animal Community Practice Clinician at OSU’s Boren Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital, will discuss the prevention of zoonotic diseases. Zoonotic diseases can be transmitted from animals to humans. Sypniewski will provide ways pet owners can keep their animals and their families safe. She will also address recent concerns regarding influenza H1N1 and pet companions.