|Title||Prevalence of Borrelia burgdorferi, Anaplasma spp., Ehrlichia spp. and Dirofilaria immitis in Canadian dogs, 2008 to 2015: a repeat cross-sectional study.|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2019|
|Authors||Evason M, Stull JW, Pearl DL, Peregrine AS, Jardine CM, Buch JS, Lailer Z, O'Connor T, Chandrashekar R, Weese JS|
|Keywords||Co-infection; Heartworm; Lyme; Tick-borne; Vector-borne|
Study objectives were to: (i) estimate the prevalence of positive canine vector-borne test results from samples submitted in Canada; (ii) assess change in prevalence over time, from baseline (2008) to 2015; and (iii) estimate the prevalence of pathogen co-infections.