Amarillo Animal Management and Welfare office is looking into reports of sick squirrels at Medi Park.

Ashlyn Tompkins, operations manager and technician at Cadillac Veterinary Clinic.says they can neither confirm or deny the reports.

Officials caution about what to watch out for in animals, that may exhibit problems such as stomach issues, coughing or neurological.

Medications and vaccines are available to avoid these viruses and officials highly recommend that course of treatment for all pets.

The AAMW say they have been unable to capture the squirrels for observation and caution pet owners to have their animals vaccinated, and to keep them on a leash when they are out..