Symptoms of brucellosis in
dogs include abortion in
female dogs and scrotal inflammation in
males. Fever is uncommon.
"Brucellosis can infect humans that come in contact with infected aborted tissue or semen from dogs, cattle and other animals. As in humans, the disease is treated with antibiotics, but it is often difficult to cure.
"Symptoms in humans may include day and night sweats with odors, headaches, fluctuating fevers, nervousness, weakness, anorexia, arthritis, chills.