Top 3 things for vets and vet teams to know about leptospirosis
1. Signs of disease in dogs can range from subtle ( e.g. eating less, lethargy or acting ‘off’, occasional vomiting) to severe (e.g. acute kidney or liver failure.
2. Treatment needs to be started ASAP if leptospirosis is suspected.
3. Protect yourself and your staff. People can get leptospirosis from contact with infected urine - learn the risks and how to decrease them