Leptospirosis has always been pretty rare in our little corner of the world...

But Phoenix is (in a manner of speaking) right around the corner from us.

From ABC 15 News, "Dog parks ground zero for deadly bacteria? How to keep your pets safe from leptospirosis."

We actually carry a lepto vaccine, which is often given to pets in warmer and wetter parts of the U.S. If clients (usually clients who spend a lot of time traveling with their pets) are interested, we'll administer the vaccination on request!