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Q. My 2 dogs, 3yrs. &7 mo.old just died from parvo. Can I touch them before they are buried or do they have to be cremated?

Answered By
TOMASZ WNUK

A. Parvovirus can survive in soil for very long time (over 2 years) so it is recommended to cremate dogs that died of parvo. You should wear gloves when dealing with the bodies. If you want to touch your dogs you can do so providing that you wash your hands in anti-septic solution after that or use gloves.


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