Dogs (Canis familiaris) as Sentinels for Human Infectious Disease and Application to Canadian Populations: A Systematic Review

TitleDogs (Canis familiaris) as Sentinels for Human Infectious Disease and Application to Canadian Populations: A Systematic Review
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2018
AuthorsBowser, NH, Anderson, NE
JournalVet. Sci
Volume5
Start Page83
Issue4
Date Published08/2018
KeywordsOne Health; dogs; sentinel surveillance; infectious disease; emerging disease; zoonosis
Abstract

This systematic review evaluates current global research on the use of domestic dogs as sentinels for human infectious disease, and critically appraises how this may be applied within Canada.

URLhttps://www.mdpi.com/2306-7381/5/4/83