Table 1: Types and number of bacterial isolates from canine pyoderma cases in Grenada, West Indies.

Isolate identificationNo. (%) of isolates ( )No. (%) of pure culture cases ( )a

Gram-positive isolates62 (53.5)18 (27.3)
 Staphylococci 43 (37.1)18 (27.3)
  Staphylococcus pseudintermedius 28 (24.1)11 (16.7)
  Staphylococcus hominis 6 (5.2)3 (4.6)
  Staphylococcus lugdunensis 2 (1.7)2 (3.0)
  Staphylococcus schleiferi subspecies coagulans 1 (0.9)0 (0.0)
  Staphylococcus capitis 1 (0.9)0 (0.0)
  Staphylococcus epidermidis 1 (0.9)1 (1.5)
  Staphylococcus xylosus 1 (0.9)1 (1.5)
  Unspeciated staphylococci3 (2.6)0 (0.0)
 Streptococci11(9.5)0 (0.0)
  Streptococcus dysgalactiae 4 (3.5)0 (0.0)
  Streptococcus agalactiae 1 (0.9)0 (0.0)
  Streptococcus canis 1 (0.9)0 (0.0)
  Unspeciated streptococci5 (4.3)0 (0.0)
 Corynebacterium spp.3 (2.6)0 (0.0)
 Micrococcus spp.3 (2.6)0 (0.0)
 Bacillus spp.2 (1.7)0 (0.0)
Gram-negative isolates54 (46.5)3 (4.5)
 Klebsiella pneumoniae 9 (7.8)0 (0.0)
 Acinetobacter baumannii/calcoaceticus 8 (6.9)1 (1.5)
 Escherichia coli 7 (6.0)0 (0.0)
 Pseudomonas aeruginosa 6 (5.2)0 (0.0)
 Enterobacter cloacae 5 (4.3)0 (0.0)
 Proteus mirabilis 5 (4.3)2 (3.0)
 Other speciesb14 (12.1)0 (0.0)

indicates the number of canine pyoderma cases in which the given type of bacterial isolate was found in pure culture. : total number of canine pyoderma cases.
bincludes the following isolates: Pseudomonas oryzihabitans and Pantoea spp. (2 each) and Acinetobacter spp., Chryseobacterium indologenes, Escherichia hermannii, Enterobacter sakazakii, Moraxella nonliquefaciens, Proteus vulgaris, Pseudomonas fluorescens, Pseudomonas spp., Raoultella terrigena, and Stenotrophomonas maltophilia, (1 each).