How To Protect Your Pet From Blue Green Algae

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Rowan Sanderson sits down with Dr. Brendan Clarke to discuss the often-overlooked but vital topic of toxic blue-green algae. They define exactly what it is, what to look out for, and how to ensure a safe environment for your dog whilst swimming.

Listen in as Brendan explains how to spot toxic algae and how they may potentially stick to your dog’s fur. He also offers advice on mitigating contamination if your dog does come into contact with an algal bloom, as well as symptoms to watch out for and when it is time to visit the vet.

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