Centers for Disease Control Animal Safety Alert: When in doubt, stay out of blue-green algae

“Do not let your pets or livestock graze near, drink, or swim in water where you see cyanobacteria blooms, foam, or scum on the surface. If your animal gets in water with a bloom, immediately wash it off with clean water. Do not let the animal lick cyanobacteria off of its fur. … Click here to read more

New health concern in Martin: Encephalitis detected in Jensen, Indiantown sentinel chickens

From WPTV: Martin County has a new health concern. According to the Florida Department of Health, the presence of the St. Louis encephalitis virus has been detected in sentinel chickens in the Jensen Beach and Indiantown area. … Click here to read more