Canine Meningitis?

Answer Meningitis is an inflammation of the meninges, the three-part covering that surrounds the brain. These parts---the dura mater, arachnoid and pia mater---help protect the brain by preventing it from... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Canine Meningitis

What is Canine Aseptic Meningitis?

Meningitis is a condition in which the three membranes that cover the spinal cord and brain become inflamed. Aseptic meningitis differs from other forms of meningitis in that it is caused by an uns... Read More »

How to Treat Meningitis (Spinal Meningitis)?

Meningitis, sometimes referred to as spinal meningitis, is an infection of the fluid that surrounds the brain and the fluid of a person's spinal cord. Meningitis is usually caused by a bacterial or... Read More »

A child I know had meningitis as a baby. He has had several operations for growth plates in his legs. Hes now been diagonsed with acid erosion of the teeth. Can meningitis cause acid erosion in teeth?

No, anything that happens after several years of the person having meningitis is not in any way connected to meningitis, the acid erosion could be down to the diet he has if it is high in acidity, ... Read More »

Can a dog have meningitis?

Meningitis, also known as meningococcal disease or meningococcal meningitis, can affect dogs. Symptoms of canine meningitis include restlessness, excitability, unusual clumsiness, high temperature ... Read More »