Table 2

Owner-reported testing results for infectious diseases in imported rescue dogs

Tested positiveTested negativeTotal testedApparent prevalence
Leishmaniasis (Leishmania infantum)7945453314.8%
Babesiosis/Piroplasmosis (Babesia canis)43013051.3%
Heartworm (Dirofilaria immitis)123843963.0%
Ehrlichiosis (Ehrlichia canis)213483695.7%
Echinococcus multilocularis32882911.0%
Rabies55295340.9%
Tongueworm (Linguatula Serrata)52472522.0%