Giardia (/dʒiːˈɑːrdiə/ or /ˈdʒɑːrdiə/) is a genus of anaerobic flagellated
protozoan parasites of the phylum Sarcomastigophora that colonise and...
Jul 22, 2015 ... Giardia is a microscopic parasite that causes the diarrheal illness known as
giardiasis. Giardia (also known as Giardia intestinalis, Giardia ...
Giardia Trophozoite. Courtesy of Dr. Chris Adolph, Southpark Veterinary Hospital
. Giardia is a single-celled parasite that lives in your dog's intestine. It infects ...
However, infected dogs pass the organism only intermittently, and a fresh stool sample may be negative even when giardia
is present. Giardia
can be treated with a prescription drug from your veterinarian although no drugs are approved for treating giardiasis in animals... More »
Giardia infection (giardiasis) is one of the most common causes of waterborne
disease in the United States. The parasites are found in backcountry streams and
Giardia duodenalis infection is common in dogs and cats. Regional differences in
Giardia prevalence exist, but infections in dogs and cats with clinical signs ...
Giardia are protozoans, tiny, one-celled parasitic life forms with the potential to
cause serious illness. Some dogs are carriers who show no symptoms, but others
Giardiasis is an illness caused by a parasite called Giardia intestinalis. It lives in
soil, food, and water. It may also be on surfaces that have been contaminated ...
Giardia are protozoa (one-celled organisms) that live in the small intestine of
dogs and cats. Giardia are found throughout the United States and in many other