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Leptospirosis in Dogs: Symptoms, Causes & Treatment

A contagious bacterial disease able to spread among many mammals including humans. Can result in renal failure or chronic kidney disease even if the disease is successfully treated.

Physical Symptoms

Depression, lethargy, fever, jaundice, internal bleeding.


Bacteria acquired upon contact with infected urine from dogs, rats, or other mammalian wildlife.


Consult your veterinarian. Be especially careful around infected animals as this disease is zoometric.

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