|Title||Canine infection with Borrelia burgdorferi, Dirofilaria immitis, Anaplasma spp. and Ehrlichia spp. in Canada, 2013-2014.|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2017|
|Authors||Herrin BH, Peregrine AS, Goring J, Beall MJ, Little SE|
|Keywords||anaplasma, borreila, Canada, canine, dog, ehrlichia, lyme|
A total of 2,844/115,636 (2.5%) dogs tested positive for antibody to B. burgdorferi. In contrast, positive test results for D. immitis antigen and antibodies to Ehrlichia spp. and Anaplasma spp. were low, with less than 0.5% of dogs testing positive for any one of these three agents nationwide.