This Missouri family lost their dog to toxic algae. So why aren’t states doing more testing? | KCUR 89.3

It was supposed to be a fun weekend getaway to celebrate Mandi Miller’s 30th birthday. She and her husband, Austin Elkins, chose an Airbnb on Lake Centralia in Illinois that…

Tragic dog death prompts warning over river algae

Janine Haslett is urging dog owners to be aware of the dangers of algae in Canterbury rivers after losing her beloved chocolate lab. Tucker died within two hours this month…

One dog dies, two recovered from potentially toxic algae in Columbia River

September 14, 2021 6:52 p.m. Posted: September 14, 2021 6:52 PM Updated September 14, 2021 6:57 PM TRI-CITIES, Washington – Benton-Franklin Health District has confirmed a dog died of potentially…

Menomonie man suspects Lake Menomin algae killed dog

MENOMONIA, Wisconsin (WEAU) – A menomonia man seeks answers after his dog died of toxins in Lake Menomin earlier this month. Cody Christianson brought his dog, Bingley, to Wakanda Park,…

Nova Scotia veterinarian warns dog owners about toxic blue-green algae in lakes

HALIFAX – Nova Scotia dog owners should keep an eye out for blue-green algae in lakes and ponds this summer after two dogs died after possible exposure to the bacteria,…

Pond at Edmond canine park examined for blue-green algae after pup goes to ICU

As Oklahoma heats up, the sun comes out, and the rain subsides, blue-green algae can appear on ponds and lakes. One dog owner now has a warning for others after…

Poisonous algae outbreak prompts advisory at Salton Sea, canine dies swimming in water

Salton Sea The California State Water Resources Control Board today urged people and their pets to avoid the water in the Salton Sea due to a toxic algae outbreak. Officials…