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Table 1 Reasons for euthanasia of dogs with CanL

From: Latest trends in L. infantum infection in dogs in Spain, Part II: current clinical management and control according to a national survey of veterinary practitioners

ReasonOwner request (%)Prescribed by veterinarian (%)
Children at home90.29.8
Elderly at home87.212.8
Immunosuppressed persons at home66.733.3
Living with other dogs88.611.4
Living in shelters or refugees with other dogs79.320.7
Economic96.04.0
Treatment intolerance28.971.1
Chronic renal disease20.878.8
Other concomitant diseases17.083.0