Broward County, in the past two weeks, has had four recent cases of pertussis, also known as whooping cough. The disease is serious, and can be fatal—especially in babies under one.
More teen girls are getting a controversial cervical cancer vaccine but the increase isn’t much of a bump, the government reported Thursday.
A local animal hospital is offering free parasite checks and treatment for pets, in addition to free vaccinations, after a woman was caught on camera leaving a very sick puppy in front of their door.
A Saturday event hosted by Broward County Animal Care and Adoption will provide a money-saving opportunity for pet owners.
Just in time for the start of school Monday, the Broward County Health Department is offering another chance for you to meet the state’s school immunization requirements.
Hurricanes can be stressful on everyone, especially your pets. But if you plan ahead, it will lighten your load.
Inspectors offered a warning Thursday to everyone who’s considering buying a pet such as a puppy this Christmas holiday season: make sure you check out the paperwork and the store where you are doing business.