Leptospirosis in Pets

Leptospirosis is caused by the bacteria Leptospira interrogans and has many Leptospira strains, or serovars, that can infect a variety of wild and pet animal species worldwide. Leptospirosis is a zoonotic disease, which means it can be transmitted from animals to humans. Although most human exposure occurs from contact with contaminated water, owners of dogs [...]