Leptospirosis – What is it?

Due to the tragic loss of my dog Flora, I have spent a lot of time researching Leptospirosis, and thought I would share my findings about it. So what is Leptospirosis? Leptospirosis is a bacterial disease which is zoonotic, this means that it is transferable to humans and animals, in both directions. It is a nasty bacteria that has over 200 separate strains, and when … Continue reading Leptospirosis – What is it?

Flora - My beloved lab

Difficult Times – Leptospirosis

To say the last week has not been difficult would be a lie.  I recently, just 8 days ago had to battle with some very difficult decisions – which ended with me putting by beloved Flora to sleep. Flora was an amazing dog, a Labrador with the most gentle temperament.  I will miss her so much, she was not even 10 years old.  We only … Continue reading Difficult Times – Leptospirosis