Toxic pond algae is killing dogs—how to protect your pooch

In July 2019, a severe bloom of blue-green algae began spreading across the western half of Lake Erie. The bloom can be seen in the image captured by NASA's Operational Land Imager on the Landsat 8 satellite. (Photo Credit: NASA Earth Observatory) Toxic algae bloom makes an annual appearance at Lake Erie, raising concerns about the health and drinking water of 11 million people every year. But this year’s bloom is even more concerning, as […] The post NASA Image Captures Dangerous Lake Erie Algae Bloom From Space appeared first on Geek.com.

Toxic pond algae is killing dogs—how to protect your pooch

Your dog bounds heedlessly into a local lake or pond, playfully splashing in the water.

Fri 16 Aug 19 from Phys.org

Everything you need to know about toxic algae blooms

Green pond scum floating on a lake is not just unsightly. As animal lovers have learned the hard way, it can be deadly.

Wed 14 Aug 19 from Phys.org

Everything you need to know about toxic algae blooms, Wed 14 Aug 19 from L.A. Times

Blue-green algae 'rise' prompts warning to dog owners

The British Veterinary Association says there has been a rise in reports of the hazard this summer.

Wed 14 Aug 19 from BBC News

NASA Image Captures Dangerous Lake Erie Algae Bloom From Space

In July 2019, a severe bloom of blue-green algae began spreading across the western half of Lake Erie. The bloom can be seen in the image captured by NASA's Operational ...

Thu 15 Aug 19 from Geek.com

A Dangerous Algae Is Killing Our Dogs—and Climate Change Is Going to Make It Worse

A pair of tragic stories reported this past weekend are raising awareness of a threat to both people and animals in the water: algae. At least four dogs in two states along the Southeast U.S. ...

Mon 12 Aug 19 from Gizmodo

Toxic algae kills 3 dogs hours after they played in North Carolina pond, owner says

Toxic algae killed three dogs in a matter of hours after they played in a North Carolina pond, their owner wrote on Facebook.

Sun 11 Aug 19 from FOXNews

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