Improved Vaccine Helps Protect Dogs Against Leptospirosis

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Dog Breeds and leptospirosis

As farms become 500-home developments, these once-rural areas may become dangerous for the family dog.

The incidence of leptospirosis, a contagious and potentially fatal infectious disease that damages the kidneys and liver of dogs, has increased in the past 10 years in the United States. Dogs in recently developed suburbs seem to be most affected, although all dog breeds



This vaccine nearly blinded my dog (4/2010). Don't give it to your baby.