Veterinarians in the Sheridan area have witnessed an increase this year in the number of dogs who've been bitten by a rattlesnake. Dr. Jennifer Gage with Big Goose Veterinary Clinic says that the number of incidents are definitely on the rise.
Gage said that there are some signs that pet owners can look for if they feel their dog has been bitten by a rattlesnake.
Gage said that if you suspect your dog has been bitten by a rattlesnake, you should contact your veterinarian immediately. Click here to hear more from the interview with Dr. Gage.