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Adams County SPCA Closed After Dog Dies Because Of Parvo

The Adams County SPCA is taking precautions after a stray dog infected with parvo dies after spending a few days at the shelter.  Herbie was brought to the shelter on November 14*th.   On Saturday he was rushed to the vet, but was too sick to be saved.  As a precaution,  the Adams County SPCA is temporarily closed to the public unitl further notice.
All dogs were tested today for parvo, which is a highly contagious virus that is often fatal.  Humans cannot contract the disease.  The dogs are now stuck in their kennels until the test results come back.




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