Quick Tips to Share with Pet Owners
  • Have your dog vaccinated against the four serovars of Leptospira.
  • Wash your hands after direct contact with your pet or its urine.
  • Where possible, avoid exercising your dog in wildlife habitat areas.
  • Prevent your children from playing in areas used for exercising dogs.
  • If you have been around a dog diagnosed with leptospirosis,
    seek medical information from your veterinarian or medical provider.

The Leptospirosis section of this website has been provided in partnership with Boehringer Ingelheim (Canada) Ltd.