Ebola Stricken Dallas Nurse’s Pet Dog Quarantined

October 17, 2014 10:51 AM

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When a nurse in Spain contracted Ebola, her pet dog was euthanized, which had the animal lovers around the world. Thankfully, the same was not repeated in the US when a nurse in Dallas, Texas, named Nina Pham tested positive for Ebola. Nina was a nurse who provided care to Thomas Eric Duncan, the only patient in the US who died of Ebola.

Nina has been transferred to the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, MD and her one year old pet Bentley has been put into quarantine. Bentley is a Cavalier King Charles Spaniel, who has become a media sensation overnight because of his status as the only pet animal exposed to the Ebola virus...

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