Kansas, Missouri, prairie dogs and 2003 monkeypox outbreak

Kansas, Missouri, prairie dogs and 2003 monkeypox outbreak

The first outbreak of monkeypox in the United States in 2003 hit the Midwest and was caused by prairie dogs sold as pets that caught the virus from infected animals from Africa. The outbreak included three cases in Kansas and Missouri. Charlie Riedel Associated Press file State health officials in Kansas and Missouri have not … Read more

Document details the severity of cats’ injuries in animal torture case

Document details the severity of cats’ injuries in animal torture case

WICHITA, Kan. (KWCH) – Broken bones, bloodied paws and missing tails, teeth and whiskers were among severe injuries that led to the deaths of several cats in an animal torture case out of north Sedgwick County. Logan Cavender, arrested last month in a case that also involves domestic violence, faces 10 counts of animal cruelty … Read more

Document details the severity of cats’ injuries in animal torture case

Document details the severity of cats’ injuries in animal torture case

WICHITA, Kan. (KWCH) – Broken bones, bloodied paws and missing tails, teeth and whiskers were among severe injuries that led to the deaths of several cats in an animal torture case out of north Sedgwick County. Logan Cavender, arrested last month in a case that also involves domestic violence, faces 10 counts of animal cruelty … Read more