Animal refuge closed in virus outbreak

The Wetheral Animal Refuge has been partly closed after an outbreak of a potentially deadly virus, Parvovirus.

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'Dogs need to be annually vaccinated'

An animal refuge centre in Cumbria has been quarantined, as a precaution, after an outbreak of a potentially deadly virus.

Wetheral Animal Refuge have vaccinated all the animals to stop the virus from spreading after cases of Canine Parvovirus have been reported across the UK.

Their director, David Jordan, says it's not hard to stop the disease from spreading.

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