Pets

Many holiday foods can be dangerous for dogs.
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We may consider dogs to be members of the family, but sharing the bounty of the holiday dinner table can make them very sick, or even turn deadly. 

Billings veterinarian Rob Bruner of Big Sky Pet Center says vets can see a lot of sick dogs this time of year.

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The bountiful Thanksgiving meal we share with family and friends could provide a number of health hazard for our pets, says a Billings veterinarian.

The Department of Livestock and local veterinarians are monitoring an outbreak of severe canine respiratory disease in Montana.

Veterinarians in Bozeman, Livingston, Billings, Butte, Big Timber, Roundup and Red Lodge have reported seeing dogs with coughing, difficulty breathing and fever.