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Canine parvoviral enteritis(CPE) has remained a problem in dog population worldwide. In Nigeria, dog owners and researchers have grossly neglected the disease even though it has been a frequent cause of morbidity and mortality in dogs. This retrospective study provides current information on the status of CPE by collating and analyzing data from clinical records of hospitalized dogs from June 2012 t0 Ikwuano L.G.A Abia state Nigeria. The study was conducted based on age, sex, breed and vaccination status. recovery rate was also documented. There is therefore a need to enlighten Dogs breeders on the status and importance of vaccination against this disease

Fontaine, Emmanuel - PRO Technical Services Veterinarian, Royal Canin Canada