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lyme desease

My neighbors dog was diagnosed with lyme desease. Our dogs never contacting but we are using same
hallway and outside door. Im scared it can be danger for my dog. Is it true? And what I can do to prevent it? Thank you
Type of Animal
:  
dog
Age of Animal
:  
10
Sex of Animal
:  
Male
Breed of Animal
:  
cocker spaniel
Last date your pet was examined by a vet?
:  
September 10, 2010
City
:  
Philadelphia
State/Province
:  
PA
Country
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USWA
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