Quiz: Canine Infectious Respiratory Disease Complex Therapy

Carol R. Reinero, DVM, PhD, DACVIM (SAIM), University of Missouri

ArticleLast Updated December 20231 min readPeer Reviewed
Print/View PDF
image source

Canine Infectious Respiratory Disease Complex

Canine infectious respiratory disease complex (CIRDC) is caused by bacterial and viral pathogens in both immunocompetent and immunocompromised hosts. Vaccination is essential for providing protective immunity against many key pathogens, preventing or minimizing disease severity, and reducing pathogen shedding. Various clinical signs can be associated with CIRDC, and treatment may vary based on clinical signs.

Take the Quiz