- Canine Influenza Virus.
- Cherry Eye.
What are the most common diseases in dogs?
Here are the common canine diseases:
- Rabies — Transmitted by bites from infected animals.
- Distemper — Transmitted by contact with secretions from an infected dog’s nose.
- Parvovirus — Transmitted by exposure to contaminated feces.
- Hepatitis (Adenovirus) — Virus is found in feces and saliva.
What is Cushing’s disease in a dog?
Cushing’s disease results when the body produces too much of a hormone called cortisol. Cortisol is produced and stored by the adrenals, two small glands that sit on top of the kidneys. Dogs, cats, and horses, as well as humans, can get Cushing’s disease. It is more commonly found in dogs than in cats or horses.
What are diseases in dogs?
Symptoms in dogs include acute arthritis, anorexia and lethargy. There is no rash as is typically seen in humans. Ehrlichiosis is a disease caused by Ehrlichia canis and spread by the brown dog tick, Rhipicephalus sanguineus. Signs include fever, vasculitis, and low blood counts.
What diseases can dogs pass to humans?
Viral infections such as rabies and norovirus and bacterial infections including Pasteurella, Salmonella, Brucella, Yersinia enterocolitica, Campylobacter, Capnocytophaga, Bordetella bronchiseptica, Coxiella burnetii, Leptospira, Staphylococcus intermedius and Methicillin resistance staphylococcus aureus are the most