TABLE 1.

Longitudinal carriage of putative AREF strains in healthy dogs in longitudinal study A

Dog identification no.ST of AREF isolate or resulta for sample from day:
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    A17819396+++
    A2
    A3
    A4NRNRNRNRNRNRNR121+
    A578
    A678+
    A7+++++78+
    A878+++
    A9+266
    A10397
    A11
    A12192++
    A1378++
  • a Samples from 13 healthy dogs (A1 to A13) from a family study were analyzed. Numbers refer to STs of isolates verified as AREF. +, putative AREF isolate, not characterized; −, no growth on Slanetz-Bartley agar with ampicillin; NR, sample not received.