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Yellowstone Says ‘Biobullets’ For Bison Won’t Work

Shooting wild bison with vaccine-laced “biobullets” to prevent the spread of disease to livestock would be too ineffective to justify the expense, Yellowstone National Park administrators said Tuesday.

01/14/2014

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Study: More Higher Income Parents Opt Out Of Whooping Cough Vaccine

A surge in whooping cough cases may be linked in part to parents’ refusal to vaccinate their children.

CBS Seattle–10/21/2013

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Rate Of Flu Vaccination Among Adults Lagging Behind Children

More children than ever are being vaccinated for the flu, but adults have a way to go.

10/07/2013

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Good Question: When Is The Best Time To Get The Flu Shot?

Every flu season is different, but it typically begins in early October and November and peaks in December, January or February.

09/18/2013

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Guide to Free Skate and Flu Vaccine Day in Everett

The Comcast Arena is putting flu season on ice! There’s a free public skate and flu vaccine day for Snohomish County residents on Saturday, January 26.

01/17/2013

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Flu Now ‘Widespread’ In Washington

The state Department of Health says the flu is now widespread in Washington, meaning it is in more than half of communities. Previously it had been considered a regional problem.

CBS Seattle–01/11/2013

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Free Parvovirus Vaccines Offered for Pets on Thursday

With the recent media reports indicating that veterinarians in King County have noted an alarming number of parvovirus cases in King County, Homeward Pet would like to help keep family dogs safe by providing FREE Parvo Combination Vaccines to any dogs in need on Thursday, December 6.

12/03/2012

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Dog Virus Outbreak in Puget Sound Area Worries Owners

Spikes in cases of Parvovirus in Everett, Mukilteo and Seattle have dog owners and veterinarians concerned.

12/02/2012