How are people and animals exposed to HABs?
People and animals can be exposed to HABs by swallowing water and touching the water during recreational activities such as swimming, water skiing, and diving.
Dogs and other animals can be exposed to HABs by touching and drinking the water, and licking their fur or hair. If you suspect that your pet has been exposed, please seek immediate veterinary care.
View this resource to learn how to Protect Your Pets from Harmful Algal Blooms.