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Therefore, the syndrome is not usually called kennel cough in cats, but is instead called bordetellosis.
Bordetella bronchiseptica can also infect very young or immunosuppressed people, so those individuals should not be around dogs or cats that have bordetellosis.
It's the signature symptom of canine infectious tracheobronchitis, also known as Bordetellosis
, Bordetella, and most commonly as kennel cough.
(bor-deh-tah-lo-sihs) Also known as kennel cough, bordetellosis
is a bacterial upper respiratory infection that affects dogs and cats.
bronchiseptica controls bordetellosis and AR in swine herds.
melitensis Bordetellosis (Atrophic rhinitis) Bordetella bronchiseptica Colibacillosis Escherichia coli Edema disease (ED) (a form of Escherichia coli (hemolytic) enterotoxemic colibacillosis) Erysipelas Haemophilus infections Erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae Polyserositis and arthritis (Glasser's disease) Pleuropneumonia Haemophilus parasuis Leptospirosis Haemophilus pleuropneumonia, H.