Risks, Causes, Treatments, and More
Associate Professor of Medical Genetics
Penn Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
Chief of Medicine
Animal Medical Center, New York, NY
(formerly Associate Professor of Small Animal Internal Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY)
Professor of Clinical Epidemiology/Director, Clinical Trials Group
Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN
Lepto carriers can reside in urban, suburban, and rural areas. Take our risk assessment to see your dog's risk level.
Lepto is largely vaccine preventable. Most vaccines have 4 serovars to fight against today's most common serovars.
Read about real pets that were diagnosed with leptospirosis.