The microscopic cyanobacteria occur naturally in ponds, lake, canals and other standing water, and grow and spread quickly, using the sun as their energy source. "It is a good idea to keep pets out of the water when cyanobacteria may be present".
It's not possible to determine the presence of toxins in the water without testing, so all blooms should be considered potentially toxic, Pet Poison Helpline said. "It just kind of behooves anybody that sees algae in a lake, in a pond, that they'd probably want to be cautious and just not expose themselves to it or to their pets".
How do I know if my dog has been exposed? Its toxins also are harmful to people, but dogs are particularly vulnerable because they ingest them, per the New York Times. Even dogs that avoid the water may be in danger.
The algae can be hard to fight because it will only be in the lakes for a week or two, sometime even just one day.
Dogs that survive after drinking or swimming in algae-contaminated water can also cause long term health problems.
While city officials couldn't confirm to the news outlet that the dogs' deaths were linked to the algae, the report said they did not dispute the algae may be responsible. Do not forget to wear gloves to protect yourself. Though equally susceptible to toxic effects of these cyanotoxins, humans are less likely to suffer deadly consequences because they generally do not drink large amounts of algae-contaminated water or roll around in it.
Doyle recently signed an extension to his contract, while Zlamal's deal is set to expire at the conclusion of this campaign. Hearts also took Pereira's team-mate Demetri Mitchell on an 18-month loan which concluded at the end of last season.
After resuscitation was performed by a member of the public, the paper reports that vital signs were restored. The Department of Foreign Affairs says it is aware of the case and is providing consular assistance.
The new signing underwent an operation on Tuesday after suffering the injury prior to the 4-0 weekend win over Napoli in MI . The timescale placed on Neto's recovery could keep him out until after the worldwide break in October.
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Post-retirement, Moody became the director of cricket in Worcestershire before becoming the Sri Lankan national coach in 2005. Former team manager Lalchand Rajput has also thrown his hat in the ring for the job of the Indian cricket team's head coach.