Lyme Disease In Dogs

There is a disease in dogs

The bacterium borrelia burgdorferi is the cause of the disease

Some of the symptoms of lyme disease in dogs are similar to those of humans

A combination of clinical signs and blood tests can be used to diagnose the disease in dogs

Antibiotics such as doxycycline or amoxicillin are used to treat the disease in dogs

It is possible to prevent tick bites in dogs by using tick preventives

There is a vaccine available for dogs

Yearround tick control measures include using tick preventives and regular tick checks