Swine flu confirmed in 13-year-old Io...

Swine flu confirmed in 13-year-old Iowa cat, veterinarians say virus also found in 2 ferrets

There are 2 comments on the WJW Fox 8 Cleveland story from Nov 4, 2009, titled Swine flu confirmed in 13-year-old Iowa cat, veterinarians say virus also found in 2 ferrets. In it, WJW Fox 8 Cleveland reports that:

A 13-year-old Iowa cat has been infected with swine flu, veterinary and federal officials said Wednesday, and it is believed to be the first case of the H1N1 virus in a feline.

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Akron, OH

#2 Nov 6, 2009
Correction it is a vaccination for the H3N8 MY MISTAKE :0( Which is a vaccine for dogs that is similar to the swine flu VACCINATION. H3N8 attacks their respiratory system just like the SWINE FLU/H1N1.
T Nugent

Marion, LA

#3 Nov 6, 2009
I hope this takes out all felines,I had cat scratch fever one time and hold a grudge.

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