Species: Dog

Sex: Male

Age: 15

Year: 2007

Country: U.S.A.

Locality: Texas

Survived?: Yes

Medical Diagnosis of Blastomycosis?: Yes

Where Caught: In Northwestern Ontario near Lake of the Woods

Symptoms: Lameness, fever, cough, swollen and weepy eye

Treatment: Sporanox for at least six months
Prednisone for two weeks

Cost of Treatment: around $600 total by the time we are done if no further complications arise

Additional Comments: We caught this way early and started treatment within 5 days of first symptom - I believe this has been key to his quick recovery. Within two weeks of starting the Sporanox he was completely back to normal!!!

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