Toxic algae kills dog: 'The poisons can come in through the skin'

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"A young healthy dog came in, and earlier that day he had been just fine," Dr. Ingrid Kessler at the Emergency Veterinary Hospital said. "He went swimming in the Dexter Reservoir where we know we have a blue-green algae problem, became very sick and later that evening lost his life."