Brucella canis: Clinical cases

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4. Clinical cases

Published 5 July 2023

This section provides links to papers reporting clinical cases and outbreaks of Brucella canis infection in dogs.

  • Holst, B.S. et al. (2012) The first case of Brucella canis in Sweden: background, case report and recommendations from a northern European perspective. Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica, 54 (1), no. 18.
  • Graham, L.T. et al. (2022) Canine brucellosis in three littermates, case report. Frontiers in Veterinary Science,
  • Escauriaza, L. et al. (2021) Brucella Canis discospondylitis in a dog imported into the United Kingdom from Romania. Veterinary Record Case Reports, 9 (4), no. e175.
  • Long, C. et al. (2022) Brucella canis discospondylitis in 33 dogs. Frontiers in Veterinary Science9.
  • Guarino, C. et al. (2023) Antibody response over time correlated with treatment outcome in 30 dogs naturally infected with Brucella canis (2017–2022). American Journal of Veterinary Research, 84 (4).
  • Weese, J.S., Hrinivich, K. and Anderson, M.E. (2020) Brucella canis in commercial dog breeding kennels, Ontario, Canada. Emerging Infectious Diseases, 26 (12), p. 3079-3080.
  • Johnson, C.A. et al. (2018) Investigation and characterization of Brucella canis infections in pet-quality dogs and associated human exposures during a 2007–2016 outbreak in Michigan. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, 253 (3), pp. 322-336.
  • van Dijk, M.A. et al. (2021) Transboundary spread of Brucella canis through import of infected dogs, the Netherlands, November 2016–December 2018. Emerging Infectious Diseases, 27 (7), no. 1783.

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