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c. Diff

can dogs get c. diff
Tags: c-diff
Type of Animal
:  
dog
Age of Animal
:  
9
Sex of Animal
:  
Female
Breed of Animal
:  
dashund
Last date your pet was examined by a vet?
:  
December 03, 2009
City
:  
ashland
State/Province
:  
wi
Country
:  
usa
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The very short answer to your question is "yes".  Clostridium difficile are actually normal inhabitants of the dog's gut (people too).

I sense that there is more to this question...has your pet been sick recently?
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