Aspergillus otitis in dogs and cats.

Eight dogs and nine cats diagnosed with Aspergillus otitis were surveyed. Aspergillus fumigatus was the most common isolate over all and was the dominant isolate in

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First dog-to-human transmission of plague identified in the US

A new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reveals that a small outbreak of pneumonic plague in Colorado last year was

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Kennel Disinfectants for Microsporum canis and Trichophyton sp.

The antifungal efficacy of commonly used kennel disinfectants for large surfaces was tested using naturally infective material from untreated animals (M. canis and Trichophyton

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Emerging and Re-Emerging Zoonoses of Dogs and Cats

Dogs and cats have been sharing our environment for a long time and as pets they bring major psychological well-being to our modern urbanized

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Antimicrobial resistance in methicillin susceptible and methicillin resistant Staphylococcus pseudintermedius of canine origin: Literature review from 1980 to 2013

Staphylococcus pseudintermedius is a commensal and a common opportunistic pathogen causing mainly infections of the integumentary system in dogs. The recent emergence of multidrug-resistant

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Trend: Nosocomial Infections in Veterinary Medicine

Nosocomial infections have been reported in veterinary medicine and are likely to increase in prevalence with the increase in intensive care practices in many

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Antifungal susceptibility of Malassezia pachydermatis biofilm

The minimum inhibitory concentration (MIC) values recorded for each drug were significantly higher for sessile cells relative to planktonic cells to the extent that

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Antimicrobial resistance and virulence traits in Enterococcus strains isolated from dogs and cats

We investigated presence and prevalence of antibiotic-resistances and other biological characters in enterococci isolated from faeces of healthy dogs and cats because these microorganisms

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