The dog in this video displays the joint discomfort Lyme
Disease patients endure. Many dogs present with seemingly
mild, intermittent forelimb lameness. Others, such as the dog
in this video, seem to ache all over.
Ixodes tick will harbor the Borrelia
bacteria that causes the disease. The owner never saw any
ticks on this little dog...
all it takes is one!
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The Lyme Disease patient in this video had a temperature of 103.3
degrees. Normal body temperatures often
range between 100.5 and 102.5.
This patient walked normally
within 36 hours of the start of antibiotics; nevertheless, treatment
should continue for 3 to 6 weeks. Each case is handled