Respiratory Expert Comments on ‘Kennel Cough’ Outbreak in Chicago Area

Mar 23, 2015 / In the News

WBBM 780 (Chicago, Ill.; March 23) – “Just as your kids go to school, kindergarten or something first time of the year, they pass everything back and forth, that is exactly what happens wherever dogs are,” said Dr. Brendan McKiernan, director of the Veterinary Teaching Hospital at the University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine, regarding the closure of doggy day care centers in the Chicago area in response to an outbreak of kennel cough.