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Leptospirosis in dogs in Philadelphia

We received a friendly reminder from our vet, Companion Pet Hospital about a recent uptick in Leptospirosis cases in the region. (One of our clients had a Leptospirosis scare in August of this year so we thought we'd pass this important information along!) Quick things you should know: Leptospirosis can be transmitted to humans so this is important information for everyone and there is a vaccine available right now for dogs (call your vet to learn more). From Companion Pet Hospital: Leptospirosis spike in the region. NorthStar VETS veterinary emergency and specialty veterinary hospital in New Jersey is issuing a warning to people in the area with pets. Over the past several months, there ha