Transmitted by direct or indirect contact with the discharges from an infected dog's eyes
and nose. Widespread, highly contagious, & often deadly, even among older dogs. The primary killer of puppies.
Highly resistant virus withstands extreme temperature changes and exposure to most disinfectants. May cause severe
diarrhea & vomiting. A highly contagious disease; especially dangerous for puppies.
A highly contagious,
but mild and self-limiting intestinal disease that occasionally will cause death. Causes vomiting and diarrhea in dogs of
all ages, but is seen most often in young puppies.
Lepto is an infectious bacterial disease transmitted by contact
with urine. Can be spread to humans as well as other animals and may lead to permanent kidney damage.
Canine Bordetella B. Bronchiseptica
Better known as Kennel
Cough. It is a bacterial respiratory tract infection transmitted by nasal secretions. Harsh, non-productive cough may last
1-3 weeks. Bordetella can occur alone or in combination with other respiratory problems.
Mild respiratory tract
infection transmitted through contact with nasal secretions. Infection can be severe in young puppies.
Canine Adenovirus Type 1 &
Hepatitis is caused by Adenovirus type-1 and attacks the liver. Transmitted through contact with contaminated objects
such as urine, saliva, and feces. Early signs are similar to distemper. Adenovirus type 2 is normally associated with kennel
Borreliosis - Lyme Disease
Bacterial infection caused by a bite from a infected tick. Symptoms include fever, lethargy,
muscle stiffness. Lameness can occur in more severe cases.
A waterborne protozoal parasite found in ponds, puddles, swimming
pools and in the backyard. Giardia is transmitted to other animals by feces. Causes gastrointestinal problems in dogs. Symptoms
can include diarrhea, weight loss, abdominal pain and vomiting.
The most feared disease, and is almost always fatal. Attacks the
brain and central nervous system. Transmitted to humans through a bite or scratch of an infected animal.