an often fatal intestinal disease in dogs, caused by any of several spirochetes of the genus Leptospira.
noun (vet science) a highly contagious viral disease of dogs characterized by vomiting, haemorrhagic diarrhoea, depression, and, in severe cases, death
canine (def 2).
of or like a dog; relating to or characteristic of dogs: canine loyalty. Anatomy, Zoology. of or relating to the four pointed teeth, especially prominent in dogs, situated one on each side of each jaw, next to the incisors. a canid, or member of the dog family Canidae. a dog. a canine tooth; cuspid. Contemporary […]