A departure from the normal gait in animals.
Highly keratinized processes that are sharp and curved, or flat with pointed margins. They are found especially at the end of the limbs in certain animals.
Anatomical and functional disorders affecting the foot.
Diseases of domestic and wild horses of the species Equus caballus.
The region corresponding to the human WRIST in non-human ANIMALS.
In horses, cattle, and other quadrupeds, the joint between the femur and the tibia, corresponding to the human knee.
The surface of a structure upon which one stands or walks.
The protection of animals in laboratories or other specific environments by promoting their health through better nutrition, housing, and care.
'Housing, Animal' refers to the physical structure or environment designed and constructed to provide shelter, protection, and specific living conditions for various domestic or captive animals, meeting their biological and behavioral needs while ensuring their welfare and well-being.
Diseases of the domestic dog (Canis familiaris). This term does not include diseases of wild dogs, WOLVES; FOXES; and other Canidae for which the heading CARNIVORA is used.
A front limb of a quadruped. (The Random House College Dictionary, 1980)
Diseases of domestic cattle of the genus Bos. It includes diseases of cows, yaks, and zebus.
Large, hoofed mammals of the family EQUIDAE. Horses are active day and night with most of the day spent seeking and consuming food. Feeding peaks occur in the early morning and late afternoon, and there are several daily periods of rest.
Diseases of domestic swine and of the wild boar of the genus Sus.
'Dairying' is not a term used in medical definitions; it refers to the practice of keeping dairy animals for milk production and its related processes, which is an agricultural or farming concept.
The science of breeding, feeding and care of domestic animals; includes housing and nutrition.
'Joint diseases' is a broad term that refers to medical conditions causing inflammation, degeneration, or functional impairment in any part of a joint, including the cartilage, bone, ligament, tendon, or bursa, thereby affecting movement and potentially causing pain, stiffness, deformity, or reduced range of motion.
A disease of the horny parts and of the adjacent soft structures of the feet of cattle, swine, and sheep. It is usually caused by Corynebacterium pyogenes or Bacteroides nodosus (see DICHELOBACTER NODOSUS). It is also known as interdigital necrobacillosis. (From Black's Veterinary Dictionary, 18th ed)
The art, technique, or business of producing motion pictures for entertainment, propaganda, or instruction.
The region in the hindlimb of a quadruped, corresponding to the human ANKLE.
The domestic dog, Canis familiaris, comprising about 400 breeds, of the carnivore family CANIDAE. They are worldwide in distribution and live in association with people. (Walker's Mammals of the World, 5th ed, p1065)
Arthritis caused by BACTERIA; RICKETTSIA; MYCOPLASMA; VIRUSES; FUNGI; or PARASITES.
Individuals with a degree in veterinary medicine that provides them with training and qualifications to treat diseases and injuries of animals.
Graphic representations, especially of the face, of real persons, usually posed, living or dead. (From Thesaurus for Graphic Materials II, p540, 1995)
The bestowing of tangible or intangible benefits, voluntarily and usually without expectation of anything in return. However, gift giving may be motivated by feelings of ALTRUISM or gratitude, by a sense of obligation, or by the hope of receiving something in return.
The medical science concerned with the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases in animals.
The terms, expressions, designations, or symbols used in a particular science, discipline, or specialized subject area.