Infectious Diseases of Dogs and Cats on Isabela Island, Galapagos

@article{Levy2008InfectiousDO,
  title={Infectious Diseases of Dogs and Cats on Isabela Island, Galapagos},
  author={J. Levy and P. Crawford and M. Lappin and E. Dubovi and M. Levy and R. Alleman and S. Tucker and E. Clifford},
  journal={Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine},
  year={2008},
  volume={22},
  pages={60 - 65}
}
  • J. Levy, P. Crawford, +5 authors E. Clifford
  • Published 2008
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine
  • Background: Vaccination and importation of dogs and cats are prohibited in the Galapagos, resulting in a uniquely isolated population. The purpose of this study was to determine the prevalence of infectious diseases of dogs and cats that impact their health, could spill over to native wildlife, or sentinel diseases of concern to humans. Hypothesis: The isolation of dogs and cats in the Galapagos protects them from diseases common in mainland populations. Animals: Ninety‐five dogs and 52 cats… CONTINUE READING
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