Issues - Kennel Cough Facts
The term Kennel Cough is misleading - this highly prevalent
disease can be contracted by dogs who have never been near a
kennel! Dogs can pick up the disease in a variety of situations
Contact of any kind with other
Out on walks
Passing Dogs in the street
Questions - Dogs susceptible to Kennel Cough
Avoiding sources of Kennel Cough is extremely unlikely and this
why it is imperative that dogs are vaccinated to help to provide
protection from the disease and to help reduce the severity and frequency.
All breeds of dogs are susceptible to Kennel Cough but the majority of
dogs who contract the disease are those that have not been vaccinated,
including young puppies.