Nov 4, 2009

First Case of Swine Flu in a Cat! (Cat News)

Sick Iowa Kitty Had Swine Flu - NPR Health Blog : NPR
Cat-owners everywhere have a new worry. Iowa health officials have reported the first known case of the new H1N1 flu in a kitty.

The important lesson here is that authorities say you can prevent Swine Flu from infecting your cat simply by washing your hands before petting / handling your little kitty friend.