Please be advised that the Emerald pound will be temporarily closed due to the detection of Parvovirus.
Parvovirus is a highly contagious infection that affects all dogs, of any age.
It is transmitted by direct contact with an infected dog or through faecal matter from an infected dog. The virus is able to remain on hair, feet and shoes, clothes and other objects.
Symptoms of Parvovirus infection include:
If your dog is experiencing any of these symptoms, please contact your vet immediately.
The pound is currently closed and will remain closed for 2 weeks.
If you have any enquiries, please contact council on 1300 242 686