One of the most common ailments we see on an emergency basis is vomiting and/or diarrhea. There are many different causes, and unfortunately the clinical signs alone are not enough to give a definitive diagnosis in most cases.
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Ticks are small parasitic arachnids (same class as spiders). In veterinary medicine, ticks pose a major source of infection for ehrlichia (e.canis, e.equi, e.platys, e. risticii, e.ewingii), Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever (Rickettsia rickettsii), tularemia (francisella turarensis diagnosed in California's Tulare county), Lyme disease (Borrelia burgdorferi), and multiple other disorders.