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.
The lone species in the genus Nyctereutes, family CANIDAE. It is found in the woodland zone from southeastern Siberia to Vietnam and on the main islands of Japan.
The emotional attachment of individuals to PETS.
Animals kept by humans for companionship and enjoyment, as opposed to DOMESTIC ANIMALS such as livestock or farm animals, which are kept for economic reasons.
Diseases of the domestic cat (Felis catus or F. domesticus). This term does not include diseases of the so-called big cats such as CHEETAHS; LIONS; tigers, cougars, panthers, leopards, and other Felidae for which the heading CARNIVORA is used.
Malignant neoplasms composed of MACROPHAGES or DENDRITIC CELLS. Most histiocytic sarcomas present as localized tumor masses without a leukemic phase. Though the biological behavior of these neoplasms resemble lymphomas, their cell lineage is histiocytic not lymphoid.
General term for the abnormal appearance of histiocytes in the blood. Based on the pathological features of the cells involved rather than on clinical findings, the histiocytic diseases are subdivided into three groups: HISTIOCYTOSIS, LANGERHANS CELL; HISTIOCYTOSIS, NON-LANGERHANS-CELL; and HISTIOCYTIC DISORDERS, MALIGNANT.
A benign tumor composed, wholly or in part, of cells with the morphologic characteristics of HISTIOCYTES and with various fibroblastic components. Fibrous histiocytomas can occur anywhere in the body. When they occur in the skin, they are called dermatofibromas or sclerosing hemangiomas. (From DeVita Jr et al., Cancer: Principles & Practice of Oncology, 5th ed, p1747)
A group of disorders resulting from the abnormal proliferation of and tissue infiltration by LANGERHANS CELLS which can be detected by their characteristic Birbeck granules (X bodies), or by monoclonal antibody staining for their surface CD1 ANTIGENS. Langerhans-cell granulomatosis can involve a single organ, or can be a systemic disorder.
Distinctive neoplastic disorders of histiocytes. Included are malignant neoplasms of MACROPHAGES and DENDRITIC CELLS.
Works containing information articles on subjects in every field of knowledge, usually arranged in alphabetical order, or a similar work limited to a special field or subject. (From The ALA Glossary of Library and Information Science, 1983)
The most commonly diagnosed soft tissue sarcoma. It is a neoplasm with a fibrohistiocytic appearance found chiefly in later adult life, with peak incidence in the 7th decade.
A mental state characterized by bewilderment, emotional disturbance, lack of clear thinking, and perceptual disorientation.
A degenerative disease of the BRAIN characterized by the insidious onset of DEMENTIA. Impairment of MEMORY, judgment, attention span, and problem solving skills are followed by severe APRAXIAS and a global loss of cognitive abilities. The condition primarily occurs after age 60, and is marked pathologically by severe cortical atrophy and the triad of SENILE PLAQUES; NEUROFIBRILLARY TANGLES; and NEUROPIL THREADS. (From Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, pp1049-57)
Behavior-response patterns that characterize the individual.
Peptides generated from AMYLOID BETA-PEPTIDES PRECURSOR. An amyloid fibrillar form of these peptides is the major component of amyloid plaques found in individuals with Alzheimer's disease and in aged individuals with trisomy 21 (DOWN SYNDROME). The peptide is found predominantly in the nervous system, but there have been reports of its presence in non-neural tissue.
A major deviation from normal patterns of behavior.
A progressive condition usually characterized by combined failure of several organs such as the lungs, liver, kidney, along with some clotting mechanisms, usually postinjury or postoperative.
Endoscopic examination, therapy or surgery of the luminal surface of the duodenum.
Pathological processes of the URINARY TRACT in both males and females.
Inflammatory responses of the epithelium of the URINARY TRACT to microbial invasions. They are often bacterial infections with associated BACTERIURIA and PYURIA.
Low-density crystals or stones in any part of the URINARY TRACT. Their chemical compositions often include CALCIUM OXALATE, magnesium ammonium phosphate (struvite), CYSTINE, or URIC ACID.
Inflammation of the VULVA. It is characterized by PRURITUS and painful urination.
The duct which coveys URINE from the pelvis of the KIDNEY through the URETERS, BLADDER, and URETHRA.
A tube that transports URINE from the URINARY BLADDER to the outside of the body in both the sexes. It also has a reproductive function in the male by providing a passage for SPERM.
An infectious disease caused by a spirochete, BORRELIA BURGDORFERI, which is transmitted chiefly by Ixodes dammini (see IXODES) and pacificus ticks in the United States and Ixodes ricinis (see IXODES) in Europe. It is a disease with early and late cutaneous manifestations plus involvement of the nervous system, heart, eye, and joints in variable combinations. The disease was formerly known as Lyme arthritis and first discovered at Old Lyme, Connecticut.
Insect members of the superfamily Apoidea, found almost everywhere, particularly on flowers. About 3500 species occur in North America. They differ from most WASPS in that their young are fed honey and pollen rather than animal food.
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)
A species of gram-negative bacteria infecting DOGS, the natural hosts, and causing canine BRUCELLOSIS. It can also cause a mild infection in humans.
A specific species of bacteria, part of the BORRELIA BURGDORFERI GROUP, whose common name is Lyme disease spirochete.
Epidemics of infectious disease that have spread to many countries, often more than one continent, and usually affecting a large number of people.
Proteins that originate from insect species belonging to the genus DROSOPHILA. The proteins from the most intensely studied species of Drosophila, DROSOPHILA MELANOGASTER, are the subject of much interest in the area of MORPHOGENESIS and development.
A chromosome disorder associated either with an extra chromosome 21 or an effective trisomy for chromosome 21. Clinical manifestations include hypotonia, short stature, brachycephaly, upslanting palpebral fissures, epicanthus, Brushfield spots on the iris, protruding tongue, small ears, short, broad hands, fifth finger clinodactyly, Simian crease, and moderate to severe INTELLECTUAL DISABILITY. Cardiac and gastrointestinal malformations, a marked increase in the incidence of LEUKEMIA, and the early onset of ALZHEIMER DISEASE are also associated with this condition. Pathologic features include the development of NEUROFIBRILLARY TANGLES in neurons and the deposition of AMYLOID BETA-PROTEIN, similar to the pathology of ALZHEIMER DISEASE. (Menkes, Textbook of Child Neurology, 5th ed, p213)
Proteins and peptides that are involved in SIGNAL TRANSDUCTION within the cell. Included here are peptides and proteins that regulate the activity of TRANSCRIPTION FACTORS and cellular processes in response to signals from CELL SURFACE RECEPTORS. Intracellular signaling peptide and proteins may be part of an enzymatic signaling cascade or act through binding to and modifying the action of other signaling factors.
Diffusible gene products that act on homologous or heterologous molecules of viral or cellular DNA to regulate the expression of proteins.
Proteins found in the nucleus of a cell. Do not confuse with NUCLEOPROTEINS which are proteins conjugated with nucleic acids, that are not necessarily present in the nucleus.
A species of fruit fly much used in genetics because of the large size of its chromosomes.
The hollow, muscular organ that maintains the circulation of the blood.
Individuals with a degree in veterinary medicine that provides them with training and qualifications to treat diseases and injuries of animals.
A heterogeneous condition in which the heart is unable to pump out sufficient blood to meet the metabolic need of the body. Heart failure can be caused by structural defects, functional abnormalities (VENTRICULAR DYSFUNCTION), or a sudden overload beyond its capacity. Chronic heart failure is more common than acute heart failure which results from sudden insult to cardiac function, such as MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION.
A genus (and common name) in the AGAVACEAE family. It is known for SAPONINS in the root that are used in SOAPS.
Medium-sized terrestrial carnivores, in the genus Canis, family CANIDAE. Three species are recognized, two found only in Africa and one found in Africa, Europe, and Asia.
A two-person sport in which the fists are skillfully used to attack and defend.
Eating an excess amount of food in a short period of time, as seen in the disorder of BULIMIA NERVOSA. It is caused by an abnormal craving for food, or insatiable hunger also known as "ox hunger".
A publication issued at stated, more or less regular, intervals.
A plant genus in the LAURACEAE family. The tree, Persea americana Mill., is known for the Avocado fruit, the food of commerce.
An order of fungi in the phylum ASCOMYCOTA that are important plant pathogens.
An order of nematodes consisting of many species which are plant parasites. Female worms lay eggs that hatch either in soil or in the host plant.
Beaches, both natural and man-made, used for bathing and other activities.

A case of canine salmonellosis due to Salmonella infantis. (1/4708)

A 7-year-old male dog kept outdoors manifested severe watery diarrhea with generalized weakness. Salmonella Infantis was isolated from a fecal sample and the dog recovered soon after medication with ampicillin, to which the isolate was highly sensitive. The present case was diagnosed as S. Infantis infection. Due to the importance of Salmonella in public health, soil samples were collected from the garden where the dog was kept and were examined for Salmonella, Some of them were positive for S. Infantis, however, no Salmonella was isolated from any soil samples collected after thorough disinfection of the surrounded environment.  (+info)

Unusual case of foreign body-induced struvite urolithiasis in a dog. (2/4708)

A 6-year-old, castrated male dog was presented because of inappropriate urination and hematuria. Radiographs indicated a bladder stone with a sewing needle at its center. The urolith was removed and diagnosed as predominantly struvite, most likely a result of the foreign body and a urinary tract infection.  (+info)

Primary hypoadrenocorticism in a dog receiving glucocorticoid supplementation. (3/4708)

A 5-year-old, spayed, female husky-Labrador retriever cross was diagnosed with primary hypoadrenocorticism, an uncommon endocrine disorder caused by a deficiency of glucocorticoid and mineralocorticoid hormones. Subtle clinical signs and previous treatment with exogenous glucocorticoid drugs required an adrenocorticotropic hormone stimulation test to confirm the diagnosis.  (+info)

A comparative chemical and histochemical study of the chondrodystrophoid and nonchondrodystrophoid canine intervertebral disc. (4/4708)

The chemical composition of the intervertebral disc of 9-month-old chondrodystrophoid and nonchondrodystrophoid dogs was studied for collagen, noncollagenous protein and glycosaminoglycan. Content of these substances differed significantly between breeds. The differences were most marked in the nucleus pulposus; the noncollagenous protein content of the nonchondrodystrophoid breed was higher than in that of the chondrodystrophoid dogs. The total nitrogen value of the nonchondrodystrophoid nuclei pulposi was less than that of the corresponding chondrodystrophoid discs mainly because of the high collagen content of the latter discs. Histochemically, it was found that the nuclei pulposi of the nonchondrodystrophoid breed contains larger amounts of glycosaminoglycan than in the discs of the chondrodystrophoid breeds.  (+info)

Oligodendroglial vacuolar degeneration in the bilateral motor cortices and astrocytosis in epileptic beagle dogs. (5/4708)

We performed a pathologic examination of the brains of three dogs in an epileptic beagle colony. Histologically, all the cases had diffuse astrocytosis in the cerebral cortex and basal ganglia as well as the hippocampus, whereas they showed acute nerve cell change in the hippocampus and some other areas of the cerebrum. One of these animals showed laminar myelin pallor associated with the presence of many vacuoles in the IV to VI layers of the bilateral motor cortices. Most of the vacuoles contained fine granules stained with luxol-fast-blue stain. Ultrastructural examination revealed that some oligodendrocytes and perineuronal satellite oligodendrocytes in the bilateral cerebral motor cortices of the two affected dogs had many vacuoles surrounded by myelin-like lamellar structures. These findings suggest a possibility that astrocytosis in the cerebrum and vacuolar degeneration of oligodendrocytes in the cerebral motor cortex may be, at least in part, related to the occurrence or development of seizures.  (+info)

Hemorrhagic enteritis associated with Clostridium perfringens type A in a dog. (6/4708)

A female Shetland sheep dog died suddenly with hemorrhagic diarrhea and vomitting, and was examined pathologically and microbiologically. Gross pathological change was restricted to the intestinal tract. The intestine contained watery, blood-stained fluid. Histopathologically, the principal intestinal lesion was superficial mucosal hemorrhagic necrosis at the jejunoileum. Many Gram-positive bacilli were found adhering to the necrotic mucosal surface in parts of the intestinal tract. Clostridium perfringens in pure culture were isolated from jejunal contents by anaerobic culture. These results suggested that the typical lesion of this case coincided with canine hemorrhagic enteritis and enterotoxemia due to C. perfringens infection could be the cause of sudden death.  (+info)

Duration of antibodies against 24 kd protein of Rhipicephalus sanguineus extract in dogs infested with the adult ticks. (7/4708)

A 24 kd protein from Rhipicephalus sanguineus (Rs24p) which was common to larvae, nymphs, male and female whole body and salivary gland extract of males and female was detected specifically in the serum from dogs after repeated infestation with adult R. sanguineus. The duration of antibodies against Rs24p in dogs infested with adults was examined by Western blotting analysis. Anti-Rs24p antibody was detected in two of 4 dogs during the period of 40 days in the first infestation. In the second infestation, all dogs showed positive reaction against Rs24p, but the duration of the antibodies varied greatly among the animals.  (+info)

Amplification of the c-yes oncogene in canine mammary tumors. (8/4708)

Genomic DNAs of 14 mammary tumors were analyzed by Southern blot hybridization using a human c-yes-1 oncogene probe. The amplification was successful in half of the cases (7 adenocarcinomas). The degree of amplification was approximately 4-fold, and a high proportion was seen in malignant tumors. In addition, DNA polymorphism was detected in two adenocarcinomas.  (+info)

Cocker spaniel ingles y americano. Vacunas microchip desparasitacion interna. La variedad de cocker spaniel inglés suelen ser de los colores rojo moreno negro y café sin embargo es muy extraño encontrarse a un cocker spaniel americano de pelaje rojo. La altura media del cocker spaniel inglés es un poco mayor que la del cocker spaniel americano también el peso. Se entregan a partir de dos meses y medio con sus tratamientos sanitarios correspondientes. Enviamos a toda la peninsula. Puede visitarnos en valencia centro av. American cocker spaniel es un descendiente directo del cocker spaniel inglés el cual fue llevado a los estados unidos en el siglo xix. Cocker spaniel americano y cocker spaniel inglés son dos razas de cocker spaniel que tienen orígenes similares. Aunque muy similares entre sí la variedad inglesa y la americana mantienen estándares diferenciados. Y el inglés como el cocker spaniel inglés. 1 161 likes 275 talking about this. Para saber qué razas de cocker hay haremos ...
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Cocker Spaniels are dogs belonging to two breeds of the spaniel dog type: the American Cocker Spaniel and the English Cocker Spaniel, both of which are commonly called simply Cocker Spaniel in their countries of origin. In the early 20th century, Cocker Spaniels also included small hunting Spaniels. Cocker Spaniels were originally bred as hunting dogs in the United Kingdom, with the term cocker deriving from their use to hunt the Eurasian woodcock. When the breed was brought to the United States, it was bred to a different standard, which enabled it to specialize in hunting the American woodcock. Further physical changes were bred into the cocker in the United States during the early part of the 20th century. Spaniels were first mentioned in the 14th century by Gaston III of Foix-Béarn in his work the Livre de Chasse. The cocking or cocker spaniel was a type of field or land spaniel in the 19th century. Prior to 1901, Cocker Spaniels were only separated from Field Spaniels and Springer ...
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Canine idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (CIPF) is a progressive interstitial lung disease mainly affecting old West Highland white terriers (WHWTs). The aetiology of CIPF is currently unknown and pathogenesis poorly understood. A genetic basis is strongly suspected based on the breed predisposition. CIPF shares clinical and pathological features with human IPF. In human IPF, coagulation disorders favouring a local and systemic pro-thrombotic state have been demonstrated in association with disease severity and outcome. The aim of this study was to compare the systemic haemostatic, fibrinolytic and inflammatory profiles of WHWTs affected with CIPF with breed-matched controls (CTRLs). Additionally, data collected in both groups were interpreted with regard to the reference intervals (when available) to assess possible pro-thrombotic features of the WHWT breed that may be related to CIPF predisposition. A total of 14 WHWTs affected with CIPF and 20 CTRLs were included. WHWTs affected with CIPF had prolonged
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The German Shepherd Dog Council of Australia Inc is the governing body of the German Shepherd Dog in Australia, and affiliated to the Australian National Kennel Council (ANKC).. We offer information on all facets of the German Shepherd Dog for owners, members and the general public who may own or are interested in the German Shepherd Dog breed.. ...
TY - JOUR. T1 - Canine Infectious Respiratory Disease. AU - Reagan, Krystle L.. AU - Sykes, Jane E.. PY - 2019/1/1. Y1 - 2019/1/1. N2 - Canine infectious respiratory disease complex (CIRDC) refers to a syndrome of diseases that can be caused by several different bacterial and viral pathogens. These pathogens are often highly contagious, and coinfections are common. Clinical signs are frequently mild and self-limiting; however, some individual cases progress to severe disease. Clinical diagnosis of CIRDC is often based on history of exposure and physical examination findings; however, determining the etiologic agent requires application of specific diagnostic tests, and results can be difficult to interpret because of widespread subclinical infections.. AB - Canine infectious respiratory disease complex (CIRDC) refers to a syndrome of diseases that can be caused by several different bacterial and viral pathogens. These pathogens are often highly contagious, and coinfections are common. Clinical ...
Objective - To develop an in vivo method to measure inclination angles and motion of the sacroiliac joint using CT, in two performance dog breeds, of which only one (the German Shepherd dog) has a predilection for diseases that cause lumbosacral region pain. Correlations were assessed in German Shepherd dogs between the presence of lumbosacral region pain and changes in these variables. Animals - The study was comprised of 10 working German Shepherd dogs and 12 racing Greyhounds without history or evidence of lumbosacral region pain or neurological abnormalities, and 6 German Shepherd dogs with histories and examination findings consistent with lumbosacral region pain. Procedures - CT scans were performed in flexed, neutral and extended positions. Lines placed on flexed and extended volume rendered images were used to measure motion of the ilium relative to the sacrum. Inclination angles (joint angle from a reference line placed in the dorsal plane) of the synovial and ligamentous joint ...
The German Shepherd Dog was developed in the 19th century in Germany. There were a lot of different shepherd dogs in Germany, but there was not any recognized breed of these dogs. In the 1890s, Captain Max von Stephanitz, a young German cavalry officer, decided to develop a national breed of shepherd dogs. Max von Stephanitz was a very educated man, fond of shepherd dogs and appreciated very high their working abilities. He is known as the father of the breed. April 3, 1899 is considered to be the birthday of The German Shepherd Dog. On that day Max von Stephanitz purchased a herding dog at a dog show. The dogs name was Hektor Linksrhein (later named Horand von Grafrath) and it became a forefather for present German Shepherd Dogs and the first registered GSDs. Horand von Grafrath won the first German Shepherd Dog show that was held by Max von Stephanitz. He founded the Verein fur Deutsche Schaferhunde, the German Shepherd Dog breeders organization and was named its first president. His efforts ...
Black cocker spaniel green eyes. Dogs with green eyes. Glaucoma deals with the fluid in a dog s eye. She has the most amazing laid back temperament and is a lovely mom. Cocker spaniel labrador retriever male adoption madisonville tn. Glaucoma causes an increase in the intraocular pressure. Golden cocker retriever puppy for sale adoption rescue. Cocker spaniels are excellent dogs for people who live in apartments but don t necessarily want a handbag size dog they are lively and playful very people orientated and great around children. Cocker spaniel blue eyes puppies dogs for sale or adoption in your area. 2 girls left from a litter of 7 fully health tested show type cocker spaniel puppies ready on the 16 11 17. I bred her with a black cocker she had all beautiful puppies 35 with all black noses and black eyes and black eye rims and two chocolate puppies with black noses and blackeye eye rims and then she had a black and white and tan puppy with black nose and a blackeye rims. Unfortunately ...
One of the most alarming fats about a boxer dog is its shorter life-span, which is due to many factors including anxiety, fear, feeling of loneliness and certain diseases to which the boxer dog is prone. The average life span of a boxer dog is approximately 10-12 years. The major disease which threatens the life of a boxer dog is Cancer, and according to an estimate, almost half of the boxer dog population between 8- 10 years in the world suffer from cancer. Nervous break-down or mental chaos is also a great risk for the life of the boxer dog.. Similarly, some other wounds or injuries that are not healed in time or left un-treated can become harmful for boxer dog as well. The genetic influence of transmitting the germs of certain diseases by the parent to newly bred boxer dog also plays a significant role in shortening the life-span of a boxer dog. In view of these all, the boxer dog lovers are always curious to find the solution for the longevity of their boxer dog. The best solution is to ...
There are fewer things in life more irresistible than a German Shepherd puppy. But you should never bring one home on impulse. This needs to be a careful decision. Bringing a German Shepherd puppy home is the same as bringing a human child home (except German Shepherds mature faster and are more loyal). Although German Shepherd puppies are a big responsibility, they are priceless in their friendship.. German Shepherds, on average, will cost about three thousand dollars a year in food, grooming supplies and vet care. This is far less than your car, but still something to keep in mind. Because of how fast they grow, German Shepherd puppies need their diets to be closely regulated to avoid many potential health problems. They will also need positive reinforcement from day one. Never train a German Shepherd puppy by force. Most dog bites are from dogs that are scared, not dogs that are attacking.. Never buy a German Shepherd puppy from a pet store or from an Internet sight that will ship a pup to ...
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TY - JOUR. T1 - Neutering of German Shepherd Dogs. T2 - associated joint disorders, cancers and urinary incontinence. AU - Hart, Benjamin. AU - Hart, Lynette A. AU - Thigpen, Abigail. AU - Willits, Neil H.. PY - 2016/8/1. Y1 - 2016/8/1. N2 - German Shepherd Dogs are important in police and military work, and are a popular family pet. The debilitating joint disorders of hip dysplasia, cranial cruciate ligament tear (CCL) and elbow dysplasia can shorten a dogs useful working life and impact its role as a family member. For this study, veterinary hospital records were examined over a 14.5-year period on 1170 intact and neutered (including spaying) German Shepherd Dogs for joint disorders and cancers previously associated with neutering. The diseases were followed through 8 years of age, with the exception of mammary cancer (MC) in females that was followed through 11 years. The cancers followed, apart from mammary, were osteosarcoma, lymphoma, hemangiosarcoma and mast cell tumour. In intact males, ...
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Origin: Despite their small size, the Cocker Spaniel is still an active Sporting breed that needs daily exercise. Regular brushing and a trim every few months helps keep the coat free of mats. Cockers are intelligent, gentle dogs that thrive as part of a family. The Cocker Spaniel dates back as far as the 14th century. The breed originated from the English Cocker Spaniels, which were brought to the United States. The Spaniels were bred down in size and given the name American Cocker Spaniels, officially called simply the Cocker Spaniel by the AKC. The American Cocker Spaniel is more popular than the original English Cocker Spaniel, who are slightly different in appearance, with longer muzzles and larger bodies. The Cocker Spaniel is a hunting-gun dog able to work in difficult terrain in both wet and dry land. Excellent at flushing and retrieving game with a gentle mouth. They listen to commands well. The name Cocker comes from the woodcock, a game bird the dogs were known for flushing. Some ...
Appropriate for German Shepherd Puppies up to 15 months old, ROYAL CANIN German Shepherd Puppy is specially formulated with all the nutritional requirements of your young German Shepherd in mind. Growth is an essential stage in your dogs life: it is the time of big changes, discoveries and new encounters. During this key period, your puppys immune system develops gradually. ROYAL CANIN German Shepherd Puppy improves support your puppys natural defences, thanks particularly to a patented complex of antioxidants - including vitamin E. ROYAL CANIN German Shepherd Puppy contains an adapted combination of nutrients that help to support optimal digestive health. This includes protein specifically selected for its very high digestibility. The shape and size of the kibble in ROYAL CANIN German Shepherd Puppy is specifically designed to be highly palatable - whilst also being specially adapted for the German Shepherd puppys jaw. Thanks to an adapted calcium and phosphorus content, ROYAL CANIN German
Histopathologic and immunohistochemical features of soft palate muscles and nerves in dogs with an elongated soft palate. Kiyotaka Arai, Masanori Kobayashi, Yasuji Harada, Yasushi Hara, Masaki Michishita, Kozo Ohkusu-Tsukada, Kimimasa Takahashi. Amer. J. Vet. Research. January 2016;77(1):77-83. Quote: Objective: To histologically evaluate and compare features of myofibers within the elongated soft palate (ESP) of brachycephalic and mesocephalic dogs with those in the soft palate of healthy dogs and to assess whether denervation or muscular dystrophy is associated with soft palate elongation. Sample: Soft palate specimens from 24 dogs with ESPs (obtained during surgical intervention) and from 14 healthy Beagles (control group). ... The brachycephalic breeds included French Bulldog (n = 6), Pug (5), Pomeranian (3), Shih Tzu (2), Cavalier King Charles Spaniel (2), Pekinese (1), and Bulldog (1). ... Procedures: All the soft palate specimens underwent histologic examination to assess myofiber ...
Is the Cocker Spaniel the right dog for you? Get in depth information about the breed and find your local reputable Cocker Spaniel breeder or rescue organization.|p|The smallest dog in the Sporting Group, the Cocker Spaniel (or American Cocker Spaniel as it is sometimes called) has an efficient and serviceable-looking body, with straight forequarters and a spine that slopes gently to powerful, moderately bent hindquarters, and a docked tail.
In the eighteenth century in Britain, only two types of terriers were recognized, long- and short-legged.[4] Today, terriers are often informally categorized by size or by function. Hunting-types are still used to find, track, or trail quarry, especially underground, and sometimes to bolt the quarry. Modern examples include the Jack Russell Terrier, Rat Terrier and the Patterdale Terrier. There are also the short-legged terriers such as the Cairn Terrier, Scottish Terrier, and West Highland White Terrier which were also used to kill small vermin. The original hunting terriers include the fell terrier-breeds developed in northern England to assist in the killing of foxes-and the hunt terrier-breeds developed in southern England to locate, kill or bolt foxes during a traditional mounted fox hunt. The various combinations of bulldog and terrier that were used for bull-baiting and dog-fighting in the late nineteenth century, were later refined into separate breeds that combined both terrier and ...
Assess the prevalence of congenital heart disease (CHD) in a large population of mixed-breed dogs and cats.76,301 mixed-breed dogs and 57,025 mixed-breed cats.Retrospective review of records and examinations based on specified diagnostic criteria.Among mixed-breed dogs, the prevalence of CHD was 0.13% (51.4% female) and of innocent murmurs was 0.10% (53.0% male). Pulmonic stenosis was the most common defect followed by patent ductus arteriosus, aortic stenosis, and ventricular septal defect. Among mixed-breed cats, prevalence of CHD was 0.14% (55.2% male) and of innocent murmurs was 0.16% (54.4% male). When the 25 cats with dynamic left or right ventricular outflow obstruction were counted with cases of innocent murmurs, the overall prevalence was 0.2%. Ventricular septal defects were the most common feline CHD followed closely by aortic stenosis and hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy. There was no overall sex predilection for CHD in mixed-breed cats or dogs, and no significant difference ...
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Download German Shepherd in attack svg, Aggressive Shepherd Dogs SVG (1208074) today! In addition, make sure your German Shepherd is well-behaved. Female dogs are notorious for being harder to handle than males...they can be, in all senses of the word, bitches! German Shepherd Uncategorized January 11, 2020 Aggressive Behavior in German Shepherds There are many causes of aggressive behavior in German Shepherds. Reddit Tumblr. Boredom, pain, and lack of socialization or proper training can all result in a dog behaving aggressively. I believe teaching this dog the leave it cue will be helpful during walks. After all, proper training is vital, no matter which breed of dog youre dealing with! German Shepherd foods … In fact, he doesnt seem to care about the puppy at all most of the … If you recommend this harness, I would say add the recommendation that the dog should have double ended leash attached to a collar also for safety. Training goes a long way in how a dog (especially a dog often ...
If you have a female Golden Retriever, then you need to know the signs that she is in heat. Golden Retriever in heat? Income School LLC also participates in affiliate programs with Bluehost, Clickbank, CJ, ShareASale, Chewy.com and other sites. Finally, the permanent option is to get your female spayed. My dog is about a year old and has a very good temperament. Some smaller dogs may go that often, but Golden Retrievers do not. Again, it depends on the dog and its breed. Again these are our suggestions and it is best that you consult a vet to determine the best age to neuter a Golden Retriever. Generally, your female Golden Retriever will be between 10 to 14 months old before she has her first heat. One thing that you can do to both protect your house and your dog is put her in a doggy diaper. Experts think that this is your dogs efforts to keep herself clean. There is so much to learn when it comes to your Golden Retriever. The changes are different for male and female puppies. I am Brian ...
Define Yorkshire Terriers. Yorkshire Terriers synonyms, Yorkshire Terriers pronunciation, Yorkshire Terriers translation, English dictionary definition of Yorkshire Terriers. n. A terrier of a toy breed developed in Yorkshire, having a long silky bluish-gray and tan coat. American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language,...
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Please judge the Shih Tzu by the standard, and not the group it is placed in. Frequently, judges ask me if Shih Tzu are getting too big. I always ask what they mean by big? Shih Tzu are frequently tall and leggy (a fault) BUT many, many of them have little or no body and are too fine boned. Breeders and judges should remember that most everywhere else in the world the Shih Tzu in NOT in the Toy Group. The Shih Tzu has not been bred down from some other combination of breeds. The Shih Tzu should be the third heaviest breed in the toy group, right behind the Pug, and the Cavalier King Charles Spaniel. Many years ago, we always talked about the Shih Tzu being surprisingly heavy for its size. The standard says the ideal weight for a Shih Tzu should be 9 to 16 lbs. The majority of dogs being shown today are between 8 and 11 pounds. My answer to those asking are they are not getting too big is NO. Most old time breeders would like to see Shih Tzu, regardless of sex, in the 12 to 15 pound range. In ...
a.k.a. hereditary ataxia of Jack Russell Terriers Onset of signs - 2 to 6 months of age. Neurologic abnormalities - An uncoordinated gait initially worse in the rear limbs with goose stepping. The gait is spastic and eventually the front legs are affected. The falling becomes more frequent between 1 and 2 years of age. Rippling of muscles (myokymia) may occur in some dogs especially during excitement. Myokymia looks like worm-like movements or tremors within the muscles of the limbs and face. There may be episodes of collapse, respiratory distress and overheating that occurs with the signs of rippling muscles. Some dogs may manifest seizures. The life expectancy is unpredictable and is dependent upon severity of the rippling muscles and seizures. Dogs with only the spinal ataxia seem to live well with their disease.. Brain imaging - There are no obvious abnormalities. Autopsy findings - The pathologic changes include neuronal fiber loss occur in specific areas of the spinal cord and ...
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A few months ago, the United Kennel Club added nine breeds, to its registry, bringing its total to 160. Last month, the American Kennel Club announced the addition of the American Kennel Club announced the addition of the American Eskimo to its miscellaneous group, the first step towards official recognition as an AKC breed. The new UKC breeds are Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen, Canaan Dog, English Toy Spaniel, Finnish Spitz, Greater Swiss Mountain Dog, Manchester Terrier, Polish Owczarek Nizinny, Tibetan Spaniel and Shiba, all but the Nizziny are recognized by the AKC, some of them for many years, and AKCs newest, the American Eskimo, has been a UKC breed for a long time. Both registries seem to be in race to add new breeds to their lists, a race that some critics say is an effort to increase the treasuries of both organizations. This rush, along with the apparent whimsical assignment of breed status in some cases, an increase in breed-specific laws in the last few years, and the call by animal ...
The Pembroke Welsh Corgi is active indoors so they can do well in an apartment as well as a house. They are highly intelligent, short dogs that make great watch dogs. They are cattle herders so they may tend to try to herd children, adults and other dogs. They can be aggressive with other dogs, especially male on male. They like children but do not like to be teased. As a reminder, never leave a child unsupervised with a puppy or dog.. *Approximate Adult Size. The approximate adult size (two years old or older) of the male Pembroke Welsh Corgi is 10 to 12 inches to the withers (highest point of the shoulder) and 25 to 30 pounds. The female ranges from 10 to 12 inches to the withers and 24 to 28 pounds.. *Special Health Considerations. Most dog breeds have certain inherited health problems associated with that specific breed and the Pembroke Welsh Corgi is no exception. Be on the look out for back problems, epilepsy, hereditary eye disease and obesity. This disease list is an informative ...
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Your email address will not be published. In this article, we will take a close look at the unique temperament, personality, and characteristics of female German shepherd dogs to help you decide which gender of GSD may be the right choice for you. The oddly adorable video of a 5-year-old girl and her very protective German Shepherd practicing against two bad guys was posted by YouTube user DDRPROGSD1 who writes: In this video you will see my daughter handling her GSD against 2 bad guys at the same time. November 2013 â What Jade, another hero German Shepherd dog did, touches everyoneâ s heart. To help you decide, we chose 100 popular names for your GSD based on his or her age, gender, color, and personality. GERMAN SHEPHERD PROTECTING 4 YEAR OLD LITTLE GIRL FROM BAD GUY by Anonymous on. Share Tweet Email. Shes to big to weigh at this point but Im going to guess about 75 to 80 lbs is this normal for an 8 month old puppy? In the video below, the protective pooch was trained to guard a little ...
Progressive Retinal Atrophy, Progressive Rod-Cone Degeneration (PRA-prcd) is inherited as an autosomal recessive disease. Degeneration of both rod and cone photoreceptor cells of the retina of PRA-prcd affected dogs usually occurs 3 to 5 years of age or later. Affected dogs initially experience night blindness and loss of peripheral vision. As the disease progresses, complete blindness will occur in time. Different breeds and individual dogs may experience variation in the age and rate of the disease progression.. DDC Veterinary is offering DNA Testing for PRA-prcd (PRCD c.5G,A). Breeders have an accurate, convenient, and affordable tool to help them avoid producing PRA-prcd affected offspring and significantly reduce the gene frequency in future generations.. This mutation affects several breeds like the Chesapeake Bay Retriever, Chihuahua, Cocker Spaniel, Golden Retriever, Labrador Retriever, Poodle and Yorkshire Terrier. To see if this test is available for your breed, use the Order Canine ...
Published: 17 Aug 2017 , Last Updated: 17 Aug 2017 13:28:59 A new VetCompass study has revealed fascinating insights into the demography and common disorders of German Shepherd Dogs under primary veterinary care in the UK.. The German Shepherd Dog (GSD) is one of the most popular dog breeds worldwide. However, concerns for the health and welfare of the breed have been widely aired and there is evidence that breed numbers are now declining in the UK. This study aimed to report on the demography and mortality of GSDs in the UK, and to rank the prevalence of the most common disorders recorded in this breed.. The VetCompass Programme collects clinical data on dogs under primary veterinary care in the UK. This study included all VetCompass dogs under veterinary care during 2013.. GSDs dropped from 3.5% of the annual birth cohort in 2005 to 2.2% in 2013.. The median longevity of GSDs was 10.3 years (IQR 8.0-12.1). The most common causes of death were musculoskeletal disorder (16.3%) and inability to ...
The Staffordshire Bull Terrier is a popular dog breed in the UK but there is limited reliable evidence on disorder predispositions and protections within the breed. Using anonymised veterinary clinical data from the VetCompass™ Programme, this study aimed to identify common disorders with predisposition and protection in the Staffordshire Bull Terrier. The study hypothesised that Staffordshire Bull Terriers would have higher odds of aggression compared with non-Staffordshire Bull Terriers. The clinical records of a random sample of dogs of all types were reviewed to extract the most definitive diagnoses for all disorders existing during 2016. A combined list from the 30 most common disorders in Staffordshire Bull Terriers and the 30 most common disorders in non-Staffordshire Bull Terriers was generated. Multivariable logistic regression was used to report the odds of each of these disorders in 1304 (5.8%) Staffordshire Bull Terriers compared with 21,029 (94.2%) non-Staffordshire Bull Terriers. After
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Idiopathic hypertriglyceridemia has been reported in Miniature Schnauzers. However, studies investigating the prevalence of this disorder in a large population of Miniature Schnauzers are lacking. 192 healthy Miniature Schnauzers and 38 healthy dogs of other breeds (control dogs) were enrolled in this study. Serum triglyceride and cholesterol concentrations were measured and statistically compared between the Miniature Schnauzers and the control group. Dogs were categorized based on their age, and median serum triglyceride concentrations were compared among different age groups. A total of 63 (32.8%) of the 192 Miniature Schnauzers had serum triglyceride concentrations above the upper limit of the reference range. In contrast, of the 38 control dogs, only 2 (5.3%) had serum triglyceride concentrations above the upper limit of the reference range. The median serum triglyceride concentration in Miniature Schnauzers was 73.5 mg/dL, which was significantly higher compared to that of the control ...
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Hearing disorders are a common condition recognized in many breeds of dogs. In the dog breed Cavalier King Charles Spaniel (CKCS), hearing disorders may be due to conductive hearing loss, which may occur with primary secretory otitis media (PSOM), or do to sensorineural hearing loss, which may occur when there is damage or an abnormality of the sensory cells in the cochlea or the auditory nerve. Evaluation of a dogs hearing ability is done using the brain-stem auditory evoked response (BAER) test. However, in order to identify an abnormality on the BAER test, the results from an individual dog must be compared to normal BAER values. Inclusion criteria:. To qualify for enrollment in this study, dogs must:. ...
The English spaniel is willing to learn and eager to obey. BOTH - WHELPED ON UNKNOWN. It has been very impressive in its feats as regards performance as sniffer dogs for military intelligence. If the map above isnâ t working for you then there may not be any English Springer Spaniel breeders listed on Google maps in California, however, you can also try our English Springer Spaniel Puppies For Sale Near Me Tool. This breed is notable for its intelligence. Quickly find the best offers for Springer spaniel puppies for sale on NewsNow Classifieds. AKC registered Eniglish Springer Puppys 1989.2 miles. In 1902, Cocker Spaniels and English Springer Spaniels officially became two distinct breeds instead of variations of the same breed. These dogs must have descended from the same origin. 10 Field-Bred English Springer Spaniel puppies for sale. Do English Springer Spaniels relate well with strangers? Advertise, Sell, Buy and Rehome English Springer Spaniel Dogs and Puppies with Pets4homes. English ...
Learn about the veterinary topic of Canine Transmissible Venereal Tumor. Find specific details on this topic and related topics from the MSD Vet Manual.
A study from researchers at the University of Cambridge has produced new information on the global reach of canine transmissible venereal tumor (CTVT), as well as shown which methods are proving most effective at controlling the diseases spread.
The Cavalier King Charles Spaniel is a small spaniel classed as a toy dog by The Kennel Club. It is one of the most popular breeds in the United Kingd...
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Miss Grays Chihuahua Smoothcoat. Hughgra Its My Turn. Results for class 1 to 31. Judge Miss C McDowell(Carberry). Class 1 AV Toy Veteran Dog 4 (2). 1. Mrs A Macgregors Pyatshaw White Heat (Papillon). 2. Miss P Hargraves Cavallion Jaeger ( CKCS). Class 2 AV Toy Veteran Bitch 7. 1. Mrs J Mackies Dixido Dinky Viva at Cydmar SH CM Best Veteran. 2. Moyes & Hunters Jokima Jalina (ChCr). 3. Mrs E Glens Snadbrae Beyond The Blue (CKCS). Class 3 Cavalier King Charles Spaniel Junior 8. 1. Mrs G Baillies Selkies Heavenly Prince at Fyrnrose BOB. 2. Mrs E Gaskkells Jeilohn Brambles. 3. Mrs E Glens Homerbrent Bright Star. Class 4 Cavalier King Charles Spaniel Graduate 7. 1. Mrs A Batess Kavenka Blossom. 2. Mrs EGaskells Jeilohn Myrna. 3. Mr J Finlays Sorata Beckham. Class 5 Cavalier King Charles Spaniel Post Graduate 5(4). 1.Mrs L Taylors Costara Ruadh at Lyncraeg. Class 6 Cavalier King Charles Spaniel Limit 6. 1. Mrs G Baillies Selkies Odanodan at Fyrnrose. 2. Mrs A Batess Kavenka Sweet ...
TY - JOUR. T1 - Disseminated Geosmithia argillacea infection in a German Shepherd dog. AU - Grant, David C.. AU - Sutton, Deanna A.. AU - Sandberg, Christina A.. AU - Tyler, Ronald D.. AU - Thompson, Elizabeth H.. AU - Romanelli, Anna M.. AU - Wickes, Brian L.. N1 - Funding Information: B.L.W. is supported by grant #PR054228 from the U.S. Army Medical research and Material Command, Office of Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs and A.M.R. Is supported by NIDCR grant # DE14318 (CO*STAR). The authors thank Dora McCarthy and Annette Fothergill for performing the antifungal susceptibility testing. The authors thank Dawn Jones and Susan King for isolation and preparation of the organism for identification and transport.. PY - 2009. Y1 - 2009. N2 - We report a systemic mycosis in a German Shepherd dog caused by Geosmithia argillacea. Although this etiologic agent microscopically resembles a Penicillium species, and is histopathologically compatible with members of the genus Aspergillus, ...
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Canine Transmissible Venereal Tumor (TVT) is a commonly occurring contagious reproductive tumor of dogs affecting both sexes. A two years old intact male mongrel dog was brought to Teaching Veterinary Clinical Complex of Veterinary College and Research Institute, Orathanadu with the history of inappetence, multiple subcutaneous swellings and blood tinted urine with dysuria for the past two weeks. Physical examination multiple hard mass approximately 2-5 cm in diameter was noticed all over the body and also swelling of the prepuce area with 12cmx6cm sized mass was noticed. Penis was not able to retract due to sever inflammatory swelling of the prepuce. FNAC and impression smear was collected in subcutaneous nodules and prepuce mass. Confirmative diagnosis was made based FNAC of nodules and an impression smear of ulcerated lesions revealed cells of transmissible venereal tumor. Chemotherapy was started with Vincristine @ 0.025mg/kg b.wt IV once a week for 4 weeks along with supportive treatment. ...
The CPLR does not condone breeding with the primary intention to produce any one particular Labrador Retriever color, commonly called color breeding.. The CPLR recognizes that many Labrador Retriever breeders breed within a certain Labrador color but that their primary goal is not to just produce that color, but rather healthy, intelligent, good-tempered, and trainable Labradors - some which happen to be either silver, charcoal or champagne.. While it may be true that some people believe to develop a Silver Labrador you must cross it with a Weimaraner and thus have done so, these are not breeders educated in Labrador Retrievers nor are they considered ethical breeders. These breeders fall into the same category as Labradoodle breeders. The MPLH gene exists in many breeds including the Great Dane, Sheltie and Grey Hounds. The confusion arises because the grey solid color in Weimaraners and Silver Labradors are very similar. The Kelloggs kennel argument also plays into this fiction but there is ...
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I would go with the Bernese Mountain Dog. Im the breeder behind Diaz Farm located in Littleton, CO. We live on a small acreage farm with horses, chickens, ducks, etc. For this reason, we do not maintain a waiting list â it just isnâ t fair ... (which is most of the time). The average litter size for a purebred Bernese Mountain Dog is 8 As a breeder you will get great satisfaction from being a â ¦ The best place to find whatâ s currently happening at Doodles on the Ridge is to follow our Facebook page.If youâ re looking for a specific type of puppy â Goldendoodle, Labradoodle, Bernedoodle, Bernese Mountain Dog or Standard Poodle â send us an email with your request. In 1996 we adopted our first Bernese Mountain Dog and we have never had another breed since! 23.03.2018. If you are planning to breed your Bernese Mountain Dog, we understand that you have the best intentions & wed like to help you think through your decision. If in a 12 month period their dogs give birth to 3 litters or ...
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The name Bernese Mountain Dog is a rough translation of the German Berner Sennenhund, which literally means Bernese Alpine herdsmans dog. The Bernese Mountain Dog was rescued from near extinction by Swiss cynologist Franz Schertenlieb in the late 1800s. The modern breed was developed from the dogs found in the countryside near Bern, Switzerland and they are only one of several Swiss breeds. The original Berner Sennenhund was an all-round farm dog used to guard the farm, drive the cows to and from their mountain pastures, and pull carts loaded with milk cans to the dairy. The Bernese Mountain Dog needs lots of human companionship and must be allowed regular interaction with the family. The breed is gentle, calm, affectionate and faithful and makes a great watch dog. They are also very good with children and other animals. The Bernese Mountain dog first came to the United States in 1926. A decade later, two more Bernese Mountain Dogs were imported from Switzerland. In 1937, these two dogs ...
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BackgroundThe Miniature Schnauzer breed comes from humble beginnings: they were once kept as small farm dogs and ratters - dogs kept around to control rat problems - in Germany. Created by crossing a standard Schnauzer with the Affenpinscher breed, the Miniature Schnauzer breed became popular in America in the years after WWII. [[{type:media,view_mode:media_large,fid:2748,attributes:{alt:,class:media-image ImgRightWithCaption,height:285,width:370}}]]
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A two year-old spayed, female German Shepherd Dog was referred to the Cornell University Companion Animal Hospital on October 22, 1998 for further evaluation of diarrhea that was poorly responsive to treatment. The owners first noticed signs of diarrhea and weight loss when the dog was less than a year old, after being boarded at a kennel. The referring veterinarian diagnosed her with exocrine pancreatic insufficiency (EPI) and possible bacterial overgrowth after a physical exam and lab work in March, 1997. Physical exam revealed no abnormalities except a thin dog with diarrhea. The lab work revealed a low trypsin-like immunoreactivity (TLI) of 0.5 ngfml (Reference range: 535 ng/ml) consistent with EPI. The referring veterinarian began treating her for EPI with the following drugs: Tagamet, Viokase powder, and linmodium and Pepto Bismol as needed. She was also cycled on and off Metronidazole and Tetracycline depending on the severity of her clinical signs. She was started on Hills L?D canned ...
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OBJECTIVES : To establish transthoracic echocardiographic reference intervals in adult English springer spaniel dogs. METHODS : Forty-two healthy adult English springer spaniels were prospectively recruited from a general practice population in the UK . Animals were examined twice, at least 12 months apart, to exclude dogs with progressive cardiac disease. Reference intervals were calculated using Box-Cox transformations and specific variables were depicted within an expert consensus range. Relationships of body mass, age and heart rate with cardiac structure and function were examined and functional assessments were compared with previous reports. Reference intervals were compared against published ratiometric indices and allometric scaling models. RESULTS : Thirty-nine dogs contributed to create the reference intervals. Significant relationships with bodyweight, age and heart rate were detected, although low coefficients of determination were found. Fractional shortening values were lower than ...
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The probability is that you have never seen a tumor that can be spread from one individual to another. But did you know that there is a tumor that can be transmitted from dog to dog? Transmissible Venereal Tumor (TVT) is a tumor of dogs that is surprisingly common and widely distributed. Canine TVT occur primarily in dogs that are largely uncontrolled and allowed to breed indiscriminately. Learn more about what TVT is and how you can prevent your dog from contacting TVT.
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Obesity in dogs is an increasing problem and better knowledge of the metabolism of overweight dogs is needed. Identification of molecular changes related to overweight may lead to new methods to improve obesity prevention and treatment. The aim of the study was firstly to investigate whether Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR) based metabolomics could be used to differentiate postprandial from fasting urine in dogs, and secondly to investigate whether metabolite profiles differ between lean and overweight dogs in fasting and postprandial urine, respectively. Twenty-eight healthy intact male Labrador Retrievers were included, 12 of which were classified as lean (body condition score (BCS) 4-5 on a 9-point scale) and 16 as overweight (BCS 6-8). After overnight fasting, a voided morning urine sample was collected. Dogs were then fed a high-fat mixed meal and postprandial urine was collected after 3 hours. Metabolic profiles were generated using NMR and 45 metabolites identified from the spectral data were
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Very few dogs are as lovable as a Labrador Retriever. If you are an outdoor person who loves the company of a four-legged companion, then this dog may be for you. History. Before we begin, know that there are two types of Labrador: the American and the English. The breed as a whole originated in Newfoundland but was taken to England in the 1800s. It worked side by side with fishermen, helping them to bring in their catch. As a service dog, the Labrador Retriever has enjoyed a long history in a variety of services: police dog, watchdog, hunting, disability services, search and rescue, competition and field training. It is one of the oldest and most popular canine pets. Temperament. This dog is well-balanced both in body proportion and temperament. He is a friendly outgoing dog who loves to be loved by his owners. If you own an American breed, then your dog is tall and lanky. The English version is bred more for hunting and retrieving.. Labradors are great companions who are good with children and ...
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Other histiocytic diseases in Bernese Mountain Dogs[edit]. A similar disease is diffuse histiocytic sarcoma, a term used to ... Another disease of histiocytic origin that affects Bernese Mountain Dogs is systemic histiocytosis. This condition generally ... "Genes, Dogs and Cancer: Fourth Annual Canine Cancer Conference. Retrieved 2007-01-28.. ... "Histiocytic Proliferative Diseases in Dogs and Cats". Proceedings of the 29th World Congress of the World Small Animal ...
Schawalder P, Andres HU, Jutzi K, Stoupis C, Bösch C (2002). "Canine panosteitis: an idiopathic bone disease investigated in ... Demko J, McLaughlin R (2005). "Developmental orthopaedic disease". Vet Clin North Am Small Anim Pract. 35 (5): 1111-35, v. doi: ... Panosteitis, sometimes shortened to pano among breeders,[1] is an occasionally seen long bone condition in large breed dogs. It ... Recurrences up to the age of two years may occur.[8] Larger breeds, such as German Shepherd Dogs, Golden Retrievers, Basset ...
Dogs taking colchicine must be monitored closely for signs of bone marrow disease. The prognosis is guarded for Shar Pei that ... Prevention of amyloidosis is sometimes used in dogs with recurring episodes of Shar Pei fever. Colchicine and dimethyl ... Kidney and liver failure cannot be treated except by the conventional manner usually used for those diseases. ...
"Juvenile Laryngeal Paralysis & Polyneuropathy (JLPP) in Black Russian Terriers". Canine Genetic Diseases Network. Retrieved 19 ... The contemporary Black Russian Terrier is a working dog, guarding dog, sporting and companion dog. Despite its name, the Black ... Eyes Disease - the most common eyes problems are ectropion, entropion, conjunctivitis; Allergies are a common ailment in dogs, ... a nutritionally based developmental disease especially in young, heavy, fast-growing puppies; Heart Disease - the most common ...
Gross, Thelma Lee (2005). Skin diseases of the dog and cat. Ames, IO: Blackwell Science. pp. 146-148. ISBN 978-0-632-06452-6.. ... Domestic dog (Canis lupus familiaris). The West Highland White Terrier, commonly known as the Westie, is a breed of dog from ... Dogs in Canada. Retrieved 30 September 2011.. *^ Lane, Charles Henry (1902). Dog shows and doggy people. London, UK: Hutchinson ... MyDog Dog Food 2010 Ad on YouTube *^ Cramb, Auslan (7 November 2002). "Casting row dogs the remake of Greyfriar's Bobby". The ...
"Dog-Breeds.in. Retrieved 11 December 2017.. *^ Robyn Alexander. "Addison's Disease or Hypoadrenocorticism". Scwtca.org. ... Many Wheaten owners thus say they make great watch dogs, but poor guard dogs. Wheatens are a great dog for children and are ... Other Wheaten health issues are renal dysplasia, inflammatory bowel disease, Addison's disease,[15] and cancer. Some Wheatens ... Domestic dog (Canis lupus familiaris). The Soft-coated Wheaten Terrier (Irish: An Brocaire Buí) is a pure breed terrier ...
LJohnson GS; Turrentine MA; Kraus, KH (1988). "Canine von Willebrand's disease". Veterinary Clinics of North America. 18: 195- ... Dog (domestic dog). The Chesapeake Bay Retriever is a large-sized breed of dog belonging to the Retriever, Gundog, and Sporting ... LaFond E, Breur GJ, Austin CC (2002). "Breed susceptibility for developmental orthopedic diseases in dogs". Am Anim Hosp Assoc. ... Dogs from both Chesapeake Bay shores were recognized as one of three types of Chesapeake Bay Ducking Dog in 1877. In 1918 a ...
Akerstedt, J.; Vollset, I. (May 1996). "Malassezia pachydermatis with special reference to canine skin disease". British ... In canine infection causing otitis externa the ear canal may be cleaned using an ear cleansing solution often paired with the ... First associated with canine otitis externa in 1955 by Benght A. Gustafson, this yeast has since become an important pathogen ... Canine infection often co-occurs with atopy and other allergic disorders. In contrast, felines are rarely infected by M. ...
It is possible that dogs may spread the disease to people, that a third organism may be able to spread it to both dogs and ... Thus, for the disease to remain in an area, it must occur each year in humans. A diagnosis of the disease can usually be made ... Dracunculiasis is classified as a neglected tropical disease. Because dogs may also become infected, the eradication program is ... "Guinea Worm Disease: Case Countdown". Carter Center. Archived from the original on 2014-01-21. "Guinea Worm Disease: Case ...
MacPhail, Catriona M. (2017). "Diseases of the larynx. Canine laryngeal paralysis". In Ettinger, Stephen J.; Feldman, Edward C ... Medium-to-large breed dogs are most commonly affected by GOLPP, including the Afghan hound, golden retriever, Irish setter, ... This finding, now generally believed correct following further research, has led to the disease commonly being proposed in ... "Laryngeal paralysis in dogs: an update on recent knowledge". Journal of the South African Veterinary Association. 84 (1): E1-9 ...
If the disease progresses to its more damaging form, it could affect the autonomic nervous system and the dog may have to be ... "Information on Therapy Dogs - US Dog Registry". US Dog Registry. Retrieved 2015-10-15. "Shelties as Therapy and Assistance Dogs ... Von Willebrand disease is an inherited bleeding disorder. In Shelties, affected dogs as a general rule are not viable and do ... As with all dogs, Shelties should be screened for inheritable genetic diseases before breeding. Both male and female should be ...
"Five-Legged Dog Saved From Coney Island Freakshow". Huffington Post. 2009-08-20. Retrieved 2015-03-12. Avian Diseases, 1985 Jan ... She was initially set to be sold to a freak show, but was instead bought by a dog lover who had the leg removed. Many ...
In Haiti, the United States Centers for Disease Control (CDC) is mainly focusing on dog-mediated rabies. Specifically in ... Dog vaccination is most effective for controlling dog-mediated rabies. This can be seen throughout the region of the Americas ... The CDC and its partners had already begun a dog vaccination trial in evaluating the best vaccination methods for dogs in Haiti ... Results of this mission showed the level of under-reporting of canine rabies. Specifically, six cases of rabid dogs in early ...
Hill, F.W.G.; Kelley, D.F. (1974). "Naturally occurring intestinal malabsorption in the dog". Digestive Diseases and Sciences ( ... snake bites of small animals and diseases of the small intestines of dogs. His term as Vice-Chancellor was marked by frequent ... Bingham, J.; Foggin, C.M.; Wondeler, A.I.; Hill, F.W.G. (1999). "The epidemiology of rabies in Zimbabwe 1. Rabies in dogs ( ... Hill, F.W.G. (1978). "Snake bite in dogs". Australian Veterinary Journal (abstract). Malden: Wiley Interscience. 55 (2): 82-85 ...
Pouëdras P, Donnio PY, Le Tulzo Y, Avril JL (January 1993). "Pasteurella stomatis infection following a dog bite". European ... Infectious Diseases. 12 (1): 65. doi:10.1007/BF01997063. PMID 8462567. S2CID 26761133. Animal bite infections (healthAtoZ.com) ... Pouedras, P (1993). "Pasteurella stomatis infection following a dog bite". European Journal of Clinical Microbiology & ... Journal of Clinical Microbiology & Infectious Diseases. 12 (1): 65. doi:10.1007/BF01997063. PMID 8462567. S2CID 26761133. ...
Knotek, Z; Fichtel, T.; Kohout, P.; Benák, J. (2001). "Diseases of Nasal Cavity in the Dog. Aetiology, Symptomatology, ... P. canis can be found in healthy domesticated, farm-raised, and wild animals, such as dogs, cats, rabbits, horses, sheep, ... P. canis includes two biotypes: biovar 1 originated from canines, whereas biovar 2 originated from bovines. The two biotypes ... It has been known to cause serious disease in immunocompromised patients. Pasteurella was first described around 1880 and ...
Müller, Georg Alfred (1897). Diseases of the dog and their treatment. W.H. Hoskins. pp. 183-. Marchinton, R. Larry; Moore, W. ... As regards ferrets ... "if the bitch, when in heat, cannot obtain a dog [ie, male ferret] she pines and becomes ill. If a ... Alfred Kinsey cites reports of sexual activity involving a female eland with an ostrich, a male dog with a chicken, a male ... For example, it has been observed in cats, dogs, male deer, rhinoceroses, boars, and male monkeys. A review from the University ...
Dogs are the main vector (especially in the east of the country) for the disease but also wildlife, including the bat-eared fox ... the virus is primarily transmitted through canines (feral dogs and other wild canine species). Another source of rabies in Asia ... Charles Rupprecht of Atlanta-based U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said that canine rabies had disappeared from ... Dog licensing, euthanasia of stray dogs, muzzling, and other measures contributed to the elimination of rabies from the United ...
"Bergeyella zoohelcum Bacteremia after a Dog Bite". Clinical Infectious Diseases. 33 (9): 1608-1609. doi:10.1086/322724. Zamora ...
The law requires licenses for all dogs three months of age or older, mandates microchip implants for dogs, and routine ... Animal Disease Ordinance, 1985; National Parks, Nature Reserves (and zoos), National Sites and Memorial Sites Law, 1991; the ... The law also covers importing and keeping of dangerous dogs. In 1994, a new law enforcement policy was enacted to help reduce ... Law of Veterinarians, 1991; Dog Regulation Law, 2002; Rabies Regulations (Vaccinations), 2005; and Prohibition on declawing ...
Presentation of the canine form of the disease is similar to that of the human form. Most notably, PFK deficient dogs suffer ... "Tarui disease". The Swedish Information Center for Rare Diseases. University of Gothenburg. "Glycogen Storage Disease Type VII ... Dogs carrying the mutated form of the gene should be removed from the breeding population, in order to reduce incidence of the ... Dogs with the mutation display 10-20% of normal PFK activity in their erythrocytes, due to a higher proportion of PFKM in those ...
3. Versuche an Hunden" [Studies of rickets and related bone diseases. 3. Experiments on dogs]. Archiv für wissenschaftliche und ... This disease was later named Marek's disease. In the birds examined by Marek, the signs of the disease appeared in the nervous ... "Studies of rickets and related bone diseases. 3. Experiments on dogs". CAB Direct. Retrieved December 31, 2019. "Studies on ... Marek is best known for his discovery of the poultry disease that would eventually bear his name, Marek's disease. In his ...
"Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier Health". Dog-Breeds.in. Retrieved 11 December 2017. Robyn Alexander. "Addison's Disease or ... Many Wheaten owners thus say they make great watch dogs, but poor guard dogs. Wheatens are a great dog for children and are ... For this reason these dogs do best when they are exercised regularly. They are cool-weather dogs and can become easily ... Other Wheaten health issues are renal dysplasia, inflammatory bowel disease, Addison's disease, and cancer. Some Wheatens can ...
Canine Herpesvirus and Minute Virus of Canines (Canine Parvovirus-1)". Recent Advances in Canine Infectious Diseases. Archived ... Spread of the disease is controlled by not breeding dogs known to have it. Serology can show which dogs have been exposed ( ... "Detection of canine herpesvirus DNA in the ganglionic neurons and the lymph node lymphocytes of latently infected dogs". J Vet ... "Corneal ulceration associated with naturally occurring canine herpesvirus-1 infection in two adult dogs". J Am Vet Med Assoc. ...
The disease is passed from dog-to-dog by close spaces such as boarding venues, kennels, pounds, pet shops and contacted with ... see canine parvovirus) Puppies under 4 months old and unvaccinated canines are the most susceptible to the disease. The second ... "Puppy vaccinations: canine parainfluenza virus". Royal Canin. Retrieved 2019-12-09. "Coronavirus Disease in Dogs". vca_ ... The DA2PPC vaccine protects against the debilitating and deadly disease canine distemper. This disease is a fatal viral illness ...
Shaw, Susan E.; Day, Michael J. (11 April 2005). Arthropod-borne Infectious Diseases of the Dog and Cat. Manson Publishing. p. ... Babesiosis /bəbiːzɪˈoʊsɪs/, also known as babesiasis /bæbɪˈzaɪəsɪs/, is a malaria-like parasitic disease caused by infection ... B. imitans causes a mild form of the disease that frequently resolves without treatment (dogs in Southeast Asia). ... This disease is found in eastern and northern Australia.[29] Isolated cases[edit]. A table of isolated cases of babesiosis, ...
Sue Paterson (16 March 2009). Manual of Skin Diseases of the Dog and Cat. John Wiley & Sons. p. 122. ISBN 978-1-4443-0932-4.. ... Disease transmission[edit]. Cat fleas can transmit other parasites and infections to dogs and cats and also to humans. The most ... The cat flea affects both the cat and the dog worldwide.[4] The cat flea can also maintain its life cycle on other carnivores ... In addition, cat fleas have been found to carry Borrelia burgdorferi, the etiologic agent of Lyme disease, but their ability to ...
Diseases and ailments. See also: Poultry disease. Chickens are susceptible to several parasites, including lice, mites, ticks, ... "Forget dogs and cats. The most pampered pets of the moment might be our backyard chickens". USA TODAY. Retrieved 2019-04-03.. ... "Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Retrieved 2019-04-03.. *^ "Overview of Omphalitis in Poultry". Merck Veterinary ... Chickens, together with dogs and pigs, were the domestic animals of the Lapita culture,[105] the first Neolithic culture of ...
Progressive retinal atrophy (PRA) is a group of diseases that affect a dog's eyesight and can lead to blindness. It has been ... Watson, Tim D. G. (1998-12-01). "Diet and Skin Disease in Dogs and Cats". The Journal of Nutrition. 128 (12): 2783S-2789S. ISSN ... PRCD is the most widespread hereditary retinal disease which may lead to blindness in dogs. Another leading cause of blindness ... Cocker Spaniels are dogs belonging to two breeds of the spaniel dog type: the American Cocker Spaniel and the English Cocker ...
大多數的基因是存在細胞核中,但是細胞中一個稱為粒線體的胞器,也擁有自己的基因組。粒線體基因組在粒線體疾病(mitochondrial disease)中具有一定的重要性。而且這些基因也可以用來研究人類的演化,舉例而言,若分析人類粒線體基因組的變異情況,將 ... Genome sequence, comparative analysis and haplotype structure of the domestic dog.. Nature. 2005, 438 (7069): 803-19. PMID ... Olson M, Varki A. Sequencing
It is commonly found when the ileum is abnormal or has been surgically removed, as in Crohn's disease, or cause a condition ... Allen L, Stobie D, Mauldin GN, Baer KE (January 1999). "Clinicopathologic features of dogs with hepatic microvascular dysplasia ... and hepatic microvascular dysplasia in dogs.[22] Structural or functional abnormalities of the biliary system result in an ... particularly in primary sclerosing cholangitis and inflammatory bowel disease, with varying results partly related to dosage.[ ...
Today it is widely known which dogs carried the disease and respectable breeders do not use those bloodlines any more. A health ... Domestic dog (Canis lupus familiaris). The Irish Terrier (Irish: Brocaire Rua) is a dog breed from Ireland, one of many breeds ... The wiry coat is fairly easy to groom, pet dogs (rather than show dogs) needing stripping only once or twice a year. ... Irish Terriers are often dominant with other dogs. As with any dog, poorly socialised individuals can start fights and early ...
"Dog Food Containing Avocado". *↑ Oelrichs PB, Ng JC, Seawright AA, Ward A, Schäffeler L, MacLeod JK (1995). "Isolation and ... Ohr, HD; Coffer MD & McMillan RT (2003-08-04). "Common Names of Plant Diseases". American Phytopathological Society. பார்த்த ...
"Ebola Virus Disease". SRHD. Retrieved 15 September 2020.. *^ a b c d "Q&A on Transmission, Ebola". Centers for Disease Control ... Dogs may become infected with EBOV but not develop symptoms. Dogs in some parts of Africa scavenge for food, and they sometimes ... "About Ebola Virus Disease". Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Archived from the original on 16 October 2014. ... Evidence indicates that both domestic dogs and pigs can also be infected with EBOV.[83] Dogs do not appear to develop symptoms ...
Evidence from canine DNA collected by Robert K. Wayne suggests that dogs may have been first domesticated in the late Middle ... coronary heart disease, and cerebrovascular disease, because they ate mostly lean meats and plants and frequently engaged in ... "stalking the ancient dog" (PDF). Science news. Retrieved 2008-01-03.. *^ Felipe Fernandez Armesto (2003). Ideas that changed ... Early dogs were domesticated, sometime between 30,000 and 14,000 BP, presumably to aid in hunting.[44] However, the earliest ...
Diseases and parasitesEdit. The black wildebeest is particularly susceptible to anthrax, and rare and widely scattered ... Cape hunting dog, leopard, cheetah, and crocodile. Of these, the calves are targeted mainly by the hyenas, while lions attack ... Malignant catarrhal fever is a fatal disease of domestic cattle caused by a gammaherpesvirus. Like the blue wildebeest, the ... Wild individuals can be competitors of commercial livestock, and can transmit fatal diseases such as rinderpest, and cause ...
This article is about a skin disease common during adolescence. For other acneiform skin diseases, see Acne (disambiguation). ... Acne can occur on cats,[198] dogs,[199] and horses.[200][201] ... Acne, also known as acne vulgaris, is a long-term skin disease ... Disease Primers. 1: 15033. doi:10.1038/nrdp.2015.33. PMID 27227877.. *^ a b "Frequently Asked Questions: Acne" (PDF). U.S. ... Infectious Diseases (Systematic Review). 16 (3): e23-33. doi:10.1016/S1473-3099(15)00527-7. PMID 26852728. Archived (PDF) from ...
Emerging Infectious Diseases, Vol. 11, No. 4, April 2005: Bed Bug Infestations in an Urban Environment, Stephen W. Hwang, ... "Are Bed Bug Dogs Up to Snuff?". *New York Times, 15 October 2006: "Everything You Need to Know About Bedbugs But Were Afraid ...
In sheep, it may be caused by crowding through doors, or by being chased by dogs.[36] In cows, abortion may be caused by ... Those with certain diseases, and those over the age 35 also run a greater risk. Other causes for abortions can be the infection ... Certain diseases or an accidental trauma can also cause a spontaneous abortion. Putting the woman under trauma or stress to ... contagious diseases, such as Brucellosis or Campylobacter. This can often be controlled by vaccination, though.[37] ...
Coccidians in the genus Aggregata living in the gut cause severe disease to the host. Octopuses have an innate immune system, ... The diseases and parasites that affect octopuses have been little studied, but cephalopods are known to be the intermediate or ...
Lindvall O (2003). "Stem cells for cell therapy in Parkinson's disease". Pharmacol Res 47 (4): 279-87. PMID 12644384. ... Two Year Follow-up in a Canine". Journal of Stem Cell Research & Therapy 01 (3). ) ... "Cell replacement therapy in neurological disease". Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 361 (1473): 1463-75. PMC 1664668. PMID ... "Stem-cell therapy shows promise for horse soft-tissue injury, disease". DVM Newsmagazine. Vaadatud 2013-10-21 ...
Sagundai was thrown when his horse stepped into a prairie-dog hole, but avoided the Comanche's lance, shot the warrior dead, ... By 1682, when William Penn arrived to his American commonwealth, the Lenape had been so reduced by disease, famine, and war ... as the diseases had arisen on the Asian continent and moved west into Europe, where they had become endemic in the cities. ... due to high fatalities from epidemics of infectious diseases carried by Europeans, such as measles and smallpox, to which they ...
November 11 - Carol Ann Susi, 62, American actress (The Big Bang Theory, Cats & Dogs, Death Becomes Her), cancer.[45] ... November 6 - Rick Rosas, 65, American session musician (Etta James, Joe Walsh, Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young), lung disease.[23] ... November 3 - Tinus Linee, 45, South African rugby player, motor neurone disease.[11] ... November 9 - M. V. Raghavan, 81, Indian Communist politician, Parkinson's disease.[37] ...
Dogs may also experience chronic joint disease if the disease is left untreated. However, the majority of cases of Lyme disease ... Vaccines have been formulated and approved for prevention of Lyme disease in dogs. Currently, three Lyme disease vaccines are ... "Lyme disease rashes and look-alikes". Lyme Disease. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. 21 December 2018. Archived from ... "Lyme Disease Data and surveillance". Lyme Disease. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. 5 February 2019. Archived from ...
... such as domestic dogs or livestock, introduced one or more highly virulent diseases into new environments whose native ... Disease has to be very virulent to kill off all the individuals in a genus or species, and even such a virulent disease as West ... DiseaseEdit. The hyperdisease hypothesis, proposed by Ross MacPhee in 1997, states that the megafaunal die-off was due to an ... DiseaseEdit. See also: Decline in amphibian populations, White nose syndrome, Colony collapse disorder, and Pesticide toxicity ...
Shortly afterwards, Loring Chase came to Orange County from Chicago to recuperate from a lung disease. In his travels, he ... On Friday evening, May 8, 1981, Mae Rose Owens - now Mae Rose Williams - was playing with her dog, Muffin, in the front yard of ... In 1981, Mae Rose Williams with her dog Muffin, the pooch who stood outside barking fiercely when the Winter Park sinkhole ...
African wild dogs, Lycaon pictus, use the technique of communal hunting to increase their success rate at catching prey. ... Biotic factors, such as predation, disease, and competition for resources such as food, water, and mates, can also affect how a ... Creel, N.M. and S. (1995). "Communal Hunting and Pack Size in African Wild Dogs, Lycaon pictus". Animal Behaviour. 50: 1325- ... Studies have shown that larger packs of African wild dogs tend to have a greater number of successful kills. A prime example of ...
The procedure in dogs and cats is similar to humans. For the horse, the patient stands in a stock and may be sedated. The ... Colorectal Disease. 10 (8): 789-792. doi:10.1111/j.1463-1318.2007.01381.x. PMID 17868406.. ... In veterinary medicine rectal examination is useful in dogs for analysis of the prostate (as in men), pelvic urethra, sublumbar ... which may be useful in case of fecal incontinence or neurologic diseases, including traumatic spinal cord injuries; ...
A poodle will do well at many dog sports, including dog agility,[63] flyball,[64][65] dock diving,[66] dog surfing,[67][68] ... Addison's disease. Addison's disease is (as of 20 August 2007) the illness most commonly reported to the Poodle Health Registry ... Dog (domestic dog). Ranked second most intelligent dog breed just behind the Border Collie,[6] the poodle is skillful in many ... Allergic to Dogs, Is Any Dog Safe? Allergy site from an MD. Poodles, airedales, and schnauzers are cited as dogs that only shed ...
Dog feces were used in the tanning process of leather during the Victorian era. Collected dog feces, known as "pure", "puer", ... "Microbial Ecology in Health and Disease. 30 (sup1): 1535737. doi:10.1080/16512235.2018.1535737. PMC 6225515. PMID 30425610.. ... Stokstad, Erik (28 July 2000). "Divining Diet and Disease From DNA". Science. 289 (5479): 530-531. doi:10.1126/science.289.5479 ... or "pewer",[22] were mixed with water to form a substance known as "bate." Enzymes in the dog feces helped to relax the fibrous ...
... disease had become the most common cause of death.[205] Disease-related mortality then continued to take its toll through early ... Sometimes this happened while the victim was still living.[250] The sight of corpses beside canals, ravaged by dogs and jackals ... and provided a more hospitable environment for water-borne diseases such as cholera and malaria. Such diseases clustered around ... Famine, disease, and the death tollEdit. Conditions drifted towards famine at different rates in different Bengal districts. ...
Rats, Lice and History: A Chronicle of Disease, Plagues, and Pestilence (1935). Reprinted by Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers, ... "There is not enough evidence satisfactorily to identify the disease or diseases", concluded J. F. Gilliam in his summary (1961 ... As the disease swept north to the Rhine, it also infected Germanic and Gallic peoples outside the empire's borders. For years, ... 270) were outbreaks of two different diseases, one of smallpox and one of measles but not necessarily in that order. The severe ...
... "a dog... a real dog" and "stupid and slow and uninteresting.".[10] ... Films about diseases. *Films about filmmaking. *Films about Martin Luther King Jr. ...
The BBC produced two documentaries on dog inbreeding titled Pedigree Dogs Exposed and Pedigree Dogs Exposed: Three Years On ... "Polycystic Kidney Disease". www.vet.cornell.edu. Retrieved 2016-07-08.. *^ a b c Tave D (1999). Inbreeding and brood stock ... "Polycystic kidney disease , International Cat Care". icatcare.org. Retrieved 2016-07-08.. ... Small animals such as cats and dogs may be sterilized, but in the case of large agricultural animals, such as cattle, culling ...
Paterson, Sue (December 17, 2007). Skin Diseases of Exotic Pets. Blackwell Science, Ltd. pp. 74-79. ISBN 9780470752432. .. ... Many species also possess canine-like teeth. These are used primarily for seizing prey, but are also used in fighting and ... Hellebuyck, Tom; Pasmans, Frank; Haesbrouck, Freddy; Martel, An (July 2012). "Dermatological Diseases in Lizards". The ... a common skin disease in snakes and lizards, will occur when ecdysis, or shedding, fails.[94] There are numerous reasons why ...
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  • It's easy to protect your dog by giving her a monthly medicine in the form of a chew dog's love. (vetinfo.com)
  • Gastrointestinal (GI) disorders and diseases affect a dog's stomach and intestines, resulting in pain and other problems. (hillspet.com)
  • In fact, research indicates that dog's aren't extremely susceptible to Lyme disease. (vetinfo.com)
  • In order to diagnose an active case of canine Lyme disease, your vet will rely on the results of the blood tests, your dog's history of tick exposure, your dog's symptoms and your dog's response to antibiotic treatment. (vetinfo.com)
  • The 'double whammy' is often a good strategy: a liquid vaccine administered through the dog's nose combined with an injection for canine parainfluenza virus. (howstuffworks.com)
  • Would you recommend a Hill's® Prescription Diet® dog food for my dog's cancer? (hillspet.com)
  • Canine DCM weakens the dog's heart, Adin said, preventing it from pumping enough blood, so it enlarges to try to compensate. (mercurynews.com)
  • Dogs may also carry leptospirosis, which is transmitted through a dog's urine--or water or soil that's contaminated with urine. (menshealth.com)
  • An Embark Dog DNA Test enables pet owners to learn about their dog's breed, ancestry, health, and what diseases may be in the future - all with a simple cheek swab. (prnewswire.com)
  • A dog's most serious long-term potential regards glomerular disease. (veterinarypartner.com)
  • A dog's health and quality of life are severely undermined by the build-up of toxic blood phosphorus during canine kidney disease (CKD). (infobarrel.com)
  • In most cases of IBD, the dog's intestines react to food the dog has been fed before. (hubpages.com)
  • Being alert to symptoms of canine liver disease, a responsible pet owner can save their dog's life. (canidae.com)
  • Cheyletiella mites cause 'walking dandruff' on dogs (itching and flaky skin on the dog's trunk). (avma.org)
  • Myoclonus (jerking) is a feature of the disease and characteristically this can be induced by flashing lights, sudden sounds and movement (especially that close to the dog's head). (canine-epilepsy.com)
  • This can help determine which specific genes (or sequences) are involved in these processes, adding a completely new layer of evidence beyond the symptoms and diseases that your dog's veterinarian might diagnose. (good.is)
  • Treatment for warble flies in dogs varies according to when the dog's owner seeks treatment for the pet, explains VCA Animal Hospitals. (reference.com)
  • When you break a flea infestation's life cycle, you limit a dog's exposure to diseases carried by fleas. (dailypuppy.com)
  • Our next question is: Are there holistic treatments for my dog's Cushing's Disease? (petsbest.com)
  • In the past few years, the dog's genome has been sequenced, which has opened up tremendous possibilities for uncovering the genetic background of the hereditary diseases and behavioral characteristics, as well as traits such as build, coat color and size of different dog breeds. (helsinki.fi)
  • These diseases are rare and tend to be very severe, limiting the dog's lifespan. (animalwellnessmagazine.com)
  • If your vet suspects that your dog has this disease, it's likely that he or she will conduct an ear examination and diagnostic tests to determine the cause of your dog's behavior. (pedigree.com)
  • Degenerative myelopathy is the general medical term that refers to the disease of the dog's spinal cord or bone marrow. (petmd.com)
  • Other times, certain factors present in the dog's life may lead to the development of heart disease. (petwellbeing.com)
  • Heartworm disease is the result of a parasite being introduced into the dog's circulatory system through a mosquito bite. (petwellbeing.com)
  • Some breeds seem to be more prone to develop the disease. (ehow.co.uk)
  • Large breeds show signs of aging earlier than small dogs. (bellaonline.com)
  • The researchers also compiled a catalog of 2.5 million single-nucleotide polymorphisms -- one-letter changes in the genetic code -- that differ among the 10 breeds of dogs studied. (redorbit.com)
  • The hundreds of years of careful inbreeding to produce the various breeds have delivered a geneticist's dream model for human genetic disease," Hans Ellegren of Uppsala University in Sweden wrote in a commentary. (redorbit.com)
  • Certain dog breeds are more prone to metabolic disorders than others. (wikihow.com)
  • Thus, older dogs of certain breeds have high risks of developing life-threatening conditions. (wikihow.com)
  • The breeds that most commonly develop perianal fistulae are German shepherd dogs and Irish setters. (petplace.com)
  • Several disease mutations have been identified for inherited diseases in some breeds. (caninegeneticdiseases.net)
  • Please note that for most diseases, in most breeds, we are still in the research phase, an no test is available at this time. (caninegeneticdiseases.net)
  • Certain dog breeds are hereditarily prone to copper storage disease (a.k.a. canine copper hepatotoxicosis), a form of liver disease. (canidae.com)
  • Some dog breeds, including Shih Tzus, Miniature Schnauzers and Dalmatians, are more prone to develop crystals or stones in the kidneys (medically referred to as nephrolithiasis). (dogster.com)
  • What are some tips for identifying mixed breeds of dogs? (reference.com)
  • Thanks to an extensive biorepository amassed at the UC Davis veterinary hospital over the past 15 years, Bannasch and her team were able to look at the DNA from cases with IVDD from a variety of dog breeds, which showed the same region was implicated. (ucdavis.edu)
  • Heart disease can afflict dogs of all breeds and sizes. (animalwellnessmagazine.com)
  • What makes these cases of DCM unusual is that the disease is showing up in breeds that aren't typically predisposed to heart problems. (rd.com)
  • Some breeds appear to be more susceptible to the disease than others and these include: the Great Dane , the Labrador Retriever , Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever , Portuguese Water Dog , Rottweiler , Soft-Coated Wheaten Terrier , Standard Poodle , and the West Highland White Terrier . (canadasguidetodogs.com)
  • Type II IVDD is fibrous degeneration of disks and occurs in older dogs of all breeds, but generally only causes problems in large-breed dogs. (canadasguidetodogs.com)
  • However, there are some large breeds who also suffer periodontal disease. (embracepetinsurance.com)
  • But not all dog breeds "protected" their owners equally, according to the study. (businessinsider.com)
  • It affects all breeds and mixes, but has been reported more often in Great Danes, Rottweilers, Portuguese Water Dogs, Standard Poodles, West Highland White Terriers and Wheatens (1), and also Bearded Collies and Leonbergers, though the more rare a disease (and a breed! (lifewithdogs.tv)
  • The drug is known to be useful in delaying the progression of this degenerative joint disease. (buzzle.com)
  • If you could sum up Arthritis In Dogs: Understanding & Treating Canine Degenerative Joint Disease in three words, what would they be? (audible.com)
  • However, corticosteroids medications can cause Cushing's disease, and when the medication is limited then Cushing's disease in that case can be cured. (infobarrel.com)
  • How Cushing's disease happens is when the pituitary gland located in the brain causes an increase in adrenal hormone production of corticosteroids. (infobarrel.com)
  • Dog cushing's disease can begin to effect dogs from ages 7 and 8. (infobarrel.com)
  • A dog can have Cushing's disease for a while, and owners might not be aware since symptoms don't develop until the disease is more advanced. (infobarrel.com)
  • 5% of deaths are related to Cushing's disease, so its not a life threatening disease. (infobarrel.com)
  • Although if Cushing's disease goes untreated, it can lead to fatality. (infobarrel.com)
  • Cushing's disease is broken up into three different groups. (infobarrel.com)
  • Pituitary Dependent Hyperadrenocorticism: The most common form of Cushing's disease, where about 85% of all canines have this form of the disease. (infobarrel.com)
  • Iatrogenic: Less threatening Cushing's disease where too much steroids in medications which causes an increase of hormone production. (infobarrel.com)
  • Cushing's disease can lead to an increase of hunger and weight gain. (infobarrel.com)
  • Excessive panting, reduced activity, and an enlargement of the abdomen are other cushing's disease symptoms to look for. (infobarrel.com)
  • The veterinarian will need to do multiple tests to diagnose Cushing's disease. (infobarrel.com)
  • Blood work alone won't be able to diagnose Cushing's disease. (infobarrel.com)
  • Your vet will also need to do multiple of tests to figure out what kind of Cushing's disease it is. (infobarrel.com)
  • Cushing's disease is a complicated disease to diagnose. (infobarrel.com)
  • Other diseases, including diabetes , Cushing's Disease , hyperthyroidism , and pancreatitis all may cause secondary liver changes. (1800petmeds.com)
  • Cushing's disease is one of the most common hormonal diseases in older dogs. (wikihow.com)
  • Cushing's disease is caused by one of three things: an adrenal gland tumor, a pituitary gland tumor, or long term corticosteroid treatment. (wikihow.com)
  • [1] Diagnosing and treating Cushing's disease can be complicated and challenging. (wikihow.com)
  • If your vet diagnosed your dog with Cushing's disease, be prepared to treat your dog with surgery or lifelong medication. (wikihow.com)
  • Trilostane is the treatment of choice for pituitary-dependent canine Cushing's disease. (wikihow.com)
  • Mitotane is an oral drug used to treat pituitary-dependent Cushing's disease (caused by a pituitary tumor). (wikihow.com)
  • Dogs with Cushing's disease drink a lot of water and eat a lot. (wikihow.com)
  • This test, which measures blood cortisol levels, is a way to determine whether the medication to treat Cushing's disease is working. (wikihow.com)
  • [11] Unfortunately, for some dogs, Cushing's disease symptoms come back during long term mitotane treatment. (wikihow.com)
  • Mitotane is fairly inexpensive, compared with other Cushing's disease treatments. (wikihow.com)
  • Lysodren (mitotane) is used by veterinarians to treat Cushing's Disease in dogs. (1800petmeds.com)
  • Lysodren, also known as o,p-DDD, is a medication used in dogs for the treatment of Cushing's disease (Hyperadrenocorticism). (1800petmeds.com)
  • Lysodren is used in the treatment of Cushing's disease. (1800petmeds.com)
  • Cushing's Disease in Dogs-Can You Treat Holistically? (petsbest.com)
  • For my patients, I generally recommend the more conventional Western medicine for Cushing's disease, but sometimes alternative therapies can provide relief for some of the side effects that come with the medications. (petsbest.com)
  • What is the prognosis for canines with Cushing's disease? (reference.com)
  • Because Cushing's disease in dogs is usually caused by a tumor on either the pituitary gland or the adrenal gland, the prognosis depends on the size and type of the tumor. (reference.com)
  • Cushing's disease in dogs comes in three forms. (reference.com)
  • What are the symptoms of Cushing's disease in horses? (reference.com)
  • Seizures in older canines are common and likely related to a brain tumor, kidney disease, diabetes or Cushing's disease, according to the experts at Pedigr. (reference.com)
  • Cushing's syndrome, also called Cushing's disease, is an illness caused by the overproduction of a hormone called cortisol. (reference.com)
  • According to PetMD, Benadryl is sometimes used to treat dogs for conditions that include allergies, motion sickness and symptoms of Cushing's disease, whic. (reference.com)
  • While Cushing's Disease (also known as hyperadrenocorticism) is not typically a direct cause of seizures, some of the circumstances surrounding the condition can lead to seizures. (pedigree.com)
  • In most cases, Cushing's Disease is caused by a lesion in the pituitary gland at the base of the brain. (pedigree.com)
  • The most simple (and sort of accurate) definition of Addison's disease is "the opposite of Cushing's disease. (lifewithdogs.tv)
  • Cushing's disease (hyperadrenocortisism) is characterized by an excess of cortisol, and Addison's disease is characterized by a deficiency of cortisol and aldosterone. (lifewithdogs.tv)
  • Addison's disease seems a bit more "random" in which dogs are affected than Cushing's disease. (lifewithdogs.tv)
  • if long term steroid use is abruptly discontinued or if medication for Cushing's disease is given at a high enough dose to destroy more of the adrenal glands than what was intended. (lifewithdogs.tv)
  • As pets have enjoyed an increasing intimacy with their owners, there has been an increase in the risk of zoonotic disease, which is any disease that animals can pass to humans. (coloradoan.com)
  • In turn, infected dogs can transmit the infection to humans. (coloradoan.com)
  • Humans acquire it through contact with dog urine or infected soil that might contact an open skin sore or mucous membrane. (coloradoan.com)
  • Although infections in humans is uncommon, Leptospirosis is on the increase in some areas where raccoons and dogs tend to mix. (coloradoan.com)
  • Avoid any contact with their urine and disinfect any areas shared with humans where your dogs may urinate. (coloradoan.com)
  • Dogs are living longer than they did in the past, due to better nutrition, advancements in preventative health care, and access to medical procedures that were once available only to humans. (bellaonline.com)
  • A medical condition known as canine Cognitive Dysfunction Syndrome (CDS) causes disorientation, confusion, memory loss and personality changes that are very similar to Alzheimer's disease in humans. (bellaonline.com)
  • Morgellons disease is an unusual skin condition associated with Lyme disease in humans. (prweb.com)
  • May 15, 2020 · Lyme disease, also known as Lyme borreliosis, is a bacterial illness that can be transmitted to humans, dogs , and other animals by certain species of ticks. (yahoo.com)
  • Infected dogs may pose a risk to their families, but only because their ticks may spread the disease to humans in the household. (vetinfo.com)
  • Symptoms of Lyme disease in dogs are different from the symptoms of Lyme disease in humans. (vetinfo.com)
  • Lyme disease (Lyme borreliosis) is an illness that affects both animals and humans - what is known as a zoonotic disease - and is the most commonly reported vector-borne illness in the United States, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). (akc.org)
  • The bad news: Dogs can develop cancer, just like humans. (hillspet.com)
  • The good news: Dogs have cancer treatments, just like humans. (hillspet.com)
  • Can diseases jump from dogs to humans? (menshealth.com)
  • Viruses are species specific, meaning dog viruses cannot survive in humans. (menshealth.com)
  • Giardia is a small intestinal parasite that is relatively common in dogs, cats, and humans, among many other species. (petsbest.com)
  • Lyme disease affects both dogs and humans. (hubpages.com)
  • Some of these diseases are unique to dogs or closely related species, while others are found in other animals, including humans. (wikipedia.org)
  • Rabies (hydrophobia) is a fatal viral disease that can affect any mammal, although the close relationship of dogs with humans makes canine rabies a zoonotic concern. (wikipedia.org)
  • Rocky Mountain spotted fever* is a rickettsial disease that occurs in dogs and humans. (wikipedia.org)
  • Blastomycosis* is a fungal disease caused by Blastomyces dermatitidis that affects both dogs and humans. (wikipedia.org)
  • Dogs are ten times more likely to be infected than humans. (wikipedia.org)
  • Histoplasmosis* is a fungal disease caused by Histoplasma capsulatum that affects both dogs and humans. (wikipedia.org)
  • Sporotrichosis is a fungal disease caused by Sporothrix schenckii that affects both dogs and humans. (wikipedia.org)
  • DES MOINES, Iowa - Iowa officials are warning residents about a disease in dogs that can be passed to humans. (ajc.com)
  • The sickness is known to only affect dogs and humans, according to the Iowa Department of Public Health. (ajc.com)
  • In humans, Lyme disease has the potential for serious long-term illness. (veterinarypartner.com)
  • however, with man encroaching upon the range of the deer, there are often plenty of dogs or humans for the tick to attack. (veterinarypartner.com)
  • Lyme disease does affect each dog different as it does with humans. (streetdirectory.com)
  • If you were challenged with unlocking the secrets of hereditary disease in humans, you would probably look first to your parents for insight into your family's health history. (good.is)
  • Dogs have roughly the same number of genes as humans and share nearly 400 hereditary diseases with us. (good.is)
  • With so many similar genes and health issues shared between dogs and humans, medical researchers now have a new tool, the canine genome, for uncovering the biology behind certain diseases in humans. (good.is)
  • For example, the studies of epilepsy, retinal disease, Type 1 Diabetes, and prostate cancer have been advanced by this new way of looking at correlations between humans and dogs. (good.is)
  • We're rapidly moving towards a day when we'll be able to examine the genomes of both dogs and humans, and assess risk factors that both have, and what you can do early in life nutritionally to proactively maximize your health," Hannah says. (good.is)
  • As more genomic tools and genetic tests are developed for both dogs and humans, future generations will be able to gain a deeper understanding of their own genomes. (good.is)
  • Households with fewer than two dogs are unlikely to become infected however dogs are 14 times more effective at spreading Chagas disease than humans. (disabled-world.com)
  • The bug sucks the blood of mammals, helping T. cruzi move between wildlife, cats, dogs and humans. (disabled-world.com)
  • It turns out that dogs are 14 times more effective at spreading Chagas disease than humans. (disabled-world.com)
  • Susceptibility to autoimmune disease has a genetic basis in humans and animals. (animalwellnessmagazine.com)
  • Unlike humans, dogs rarely have heart attacks or develop heart problems from a buildup of cholesterol in their blood vessels. (animalwellnessmagazine.com)
  • There is so far no suggestion that the illness is coming from dog food, or that the illness can spread to humans. (kxly.com)
  • It occurs worldwide, affects all kinds of dogs, purebred and not, and can also be transmitted from dogs to humans . (akc.org)
  • As the disease is zoonotic (capable of spreading to humans), tragically, euthanasia of infected animals is recommended. (akc.org)
  • Jump to media player Dogs can suffer diseases similar to those that affect humans and this phenomenon could lead to some groundbreaking medical advances. (bbc.com)
  • For thousands of years dogs have been trusted companions, but it is now known that they can suffer diseases similar to those that affect humans. (bbc.com)
  • American dog ticks are known to harbor bacteria responsible for causing diseases in humans such as Rocky Mountain spotted fever, which is spread when they suck blood from their host. (pestworld.org)
  • Adult American dog ticks prefer to bite domestic dogs and can therefore be brought into the home and potentially transferred to humans. (pestworld.org)
  • Ticks bite humans, dogs, cats and horses alike! (petdoors.com)
  • When the team compared the dog data with the reported rates of Lyme disease in humans during the same five-year period, they found an association between the two. (newscientist.com)
  • There are seven common and potentially fatal canine diseases you should protect your dog against with regular vaccinations: canine cough (also known as kennel cough), coronavirus, distemper, canine infectious hepatitis, leptospirosis, parvovirus (or 'parvo' for short), and -- the most dreaded of all -- rabies. (howstuffworks.com)
  • Share Canine parvovirus is a devastating disease. (petplace.com)
  • Parvoviruses: canine parvovirus and feline panleukopenia virus. (routledge.com)
  • Canine parvovirus is a sometimes fatal gastrointestinal infection that mainly affects puppies. (wikipedia.org)
  • Parvo is caused by the canine parvovirus type 2. (avma.org)
  • Make sure your dogs are regularly dewormed by your veterinarian so they do not deposit roundworm eggs in your yard. (coloradoan.com)
  • If your senior dog shows any unusual changes in behavior, tell your veterinarian so a proper assessment can be done. (bellaonline.com)
  • Chronic GI disease can be a debilitating problem for many dogs and requires testing and a thorough diagnosis from your veterinarian. (hillspet.com)
  • If coronavirus is diagnosed, the veterinarian will give your dog plenty of fluids to replace those lost from the vomiting and diarrhea, as well as medication to help keep the vomiting and diarrhea to a minimum. (howstuffworks.com)
  • If your dog is diagnosed with distemper, your veterinarian will give her intravenous fluids to replace those she's lost, medications to help control the diarrhea and vomiting, and antibiotics to combat secondary infections. (howstuffworks.com)
  • However, if you have more than one pet and one has been diagnosed with Lyme disease, your veterinarian might recommend testing for any other pets who may have been exposed to ticks at the same time. (akc.org)
  • Your veterinarian may need to perform several tests to establish a diagnosis, determine which organs are affected, and determine which therapy is best for your dog. (hillspet.com)
  • As a veterinarian, it is not only my responsibility to properly diagnose pets, but also to inform pet owners about potential diseases they can catch from their dogs. (petsbest.com)
  • With most of them, working with your veterinarian can help reduce risk factors by keeping your pet disease free and on appropriate preventative medication. (petsbest.com)
  • If you suspect your dog has one of the diseases discussed here, we encourage you to have a veterinarian examine the dog and advise you. (caninegeneticdiseases.net)
  • Dr. Jeff Kaisand, the state veterinarian, has confirmed several cases of "canine Brucellosis" coming from a commercial small-dog breeding facility in Marion County, Iowa. (ajc.com)
  • In this case, we learned from the veterinarian that this dog was rescued from Arizona two years prior and had a small mass on its leg at that time,"said Colleen Monahan, senior veterinary pathologist at the the lab. (ap.org)
  • A Toronto veterinarian says there's no need for dog owners to 'freak out' about ticks but it is important to learn about ways to prevent a precious canine from getting bitten by the tiny black-legged bugs. (cbc.ca)
  • Dr. Ted Morris, a veterinarian at Bloor Animal Hospital, said vaccinating dogs against Lyme disease is not really necessary and concerns about the illness are 'a little bit overblown. (cbc.ca)
  • Causes & Prevention of Liver Disease in Dogs: Veterinarian reviewed information that explains the causes of dog Liver Disease, including how it may be prevented. (petwave.com)
  • How Liver Disease in dogs is diagnosed: Underlying conditions associated with Liver Disease may create complications, so your veterinarian is always the best resource to successfully diagnose this condition. (petwave.com)
  • Diseases and symptoms can vary, so it's always best to consult your veterinarian if you notice any of the following signs. (petwave.com)
  • Treating Liver Disease in Dogs: Veterinarian reviewed information on the treatment options for dog Liver Disease. (petwave.com)
  • Tell your veterinarian if your pet has kidney or liver disease. (1800petmeds.com)
  • For more information about specific diseases in your area, consult your veterinarian. (avma.org)
  • Consult your veterinarian to determine if the canine influenza vaccine is recommended for your dog. (avma.org)
  • Consult your veterinarian about the best product for your dog. (avma.org)
  • Lyme disease is also not one of the first illnesses that the veterinarian looks for when you take your dog in for a visit. (streetdirectory.com)
  • I am a geneticist but I am also a veterinarian and having the ability to eliminate a disease as painful and debilitating as IVDD is the most satisfying result of my scientific career," Bannasch said. (ucdavis.edu)
  • Although a dog owner may use the above symptoms to determine if the dog is sick, identifying these diseases is best left up to a veterinarian. (dailypuppy.com)
  • GAINESVILLE, Fla. - When Efram Goldberg's dog, Darwin, developed an ulcer near his tail in late July, Goldberg first sought help from his veterinarian, who diagnosed a bacterial infection and administered antibiotic treatment. (news4jax.com)
  • The veterinarian will ask about any abnormalities you've noticed and check the dog for any telltale signs of heart disease. (animalwellnessmagazine.com)
  • Dilated cardiomyopathy is a heart muscle disease that causes loss of heart muscle strength, enlargement of the heart, and heart failure," explains veterinarian cardiologist Bill Tyrrell, DVM, DACVIM, of VetSpecialists.com and CVCA Cardiac Care for Pets . (rd.com)
  • Dogs are omnivores-they need to eat everything, including grains and meats," says Andrea Antonelli, a veterinarian at Hodes Veterinary Group , which specializes in animal nutrition. (rd.com)
  • However, "because subtle changes in health may not be recognized as quickly in dogs, death can occur quickly once the animal is seen by a veterinarian," he said. (veterinarypracticenews.com)
  • The best way to catch heart disease in your dog is to have regular checkups with your veterinarian. (petcaretips.net)
  • Follow any recommendations that your veterinarian makes after a diagnosis of heart disease in your dog. (petcaretips.net)
  • Your veterinarian will use the clinical signs as well as blood tests to diagnose your dog, and if positive for Lyme disease they will be prescribed antibiotic treatment. (petdoors.com)
  • The state veterinarian, Dr. Jeff Kaisand, says several cases of canine brucellosis have been confirmed at a commercial breeding facility for small dogs in Marion County. (necn.com)
  • This audiobook, created by an experienced house call veterinarian whose practice focuses on geriatric pets, teaches you everything you need to know about arthritis in dogs. (audible.com)
  • In the next few weeks, joint pain ensues with 15 percent of people developing neurologic abnormalities associated with Lyme disease and five percent of people developing a heart rhythm disturbance called A-V block. (veterinarypartner.com)
  • GigaPromo is the website to compare Lyme Disease In Dogs . (yahoo.com)
  • How contagious is Lyme disease in dogs? (yahoo.com)
  • When infection leads to Lyme disease in dogs , the dominant clinical feature is recurrent lameness due to inflammation of the joints, and a general feeling of malaise. (yahoo.com)
  • A blood test can diagnose Lyme disease in dogs. (vetinfo.com)
  • Lyme disease in dogs can be prevented with the use of a vaccine. (vetinfo.com)
  • Treatment for Lyme disease in dogs is a common antibiotic and 'fairly straightforward,' he said. (cbc.ca)
  • Still, it is important not to discount Lyme disease in dogs completely lest you overlook an easily eliminated cause of chronic joint disease, especially in dogs of the Northeast U.S. (veterinarypartner.com)
  • Canine lyme disease is an infectious illness carried by ticks. (vetinfo.com)
  • The disease is carried by deer ticks, and is most common in the eastern coastal states. (vetinfo.com)
  • Controlling ticks on your dog can also go a long way toward preventing canine Lyme disease. (vetinfo.com)
  • Use a monthly topical flea and tick repellent to ensure that your dog remains free of ticks. (vetinfo.com)
  • If you don't use such a repellent, check your dog daily for ticks. (vetinfo.com)
  • Remove ticks by smothering them with a drop of vegetable oil, plucking them off your dog with tweezers, and dropping them into a jar of soapy water. (vetinfo.com)
  • Our pets, the birds and the bees are still flourishing, and as spring has sprung, so has the emergence of ticks and the many diseases they can carry, the most commonly known one being Lyme disease. (akc.org)
  • Symptomatically, Lyme disease can be difficult to distinguish from another disease carried by ticks, anaplasmosis, because the signs of the diseases are very similar, and they occur in essentially the same areas of the country. (akc.org)
  • The best way to protect pets from Lyme disease is to take preventive measures to reduce the chance of exposure to ticks. (akc.org)
  • This disease is not transmitted directly from your pet to you, but rather by ticks that your dog may carry. (petsbest.com)
  • The chances of being infected with Lyme disease can be reduced by keeping your dog away from areas likely to have ticks, quickly removing any ticks that attach, and giving your dog flea and tick control to kill ticks that attach. (hubpages.com)
  • I have found ticks in my yard, although I have not found any ticks attached to my family or dogs. (hubpages.com)
  • I apply monthly tick and flea control medication to my dogs that kills ticks and fleas, but am still concerned about Lyme disease since this disease causes such severe symptoms and is hard to treat. (hubpages.com)
  • The Lyme disease vaccine does not protect your dog from all tick-borne diseases, so even if you vaccinate for Lyme disease, you should still be careful of ticks. (hubpages.com)
  • Lyme disease* is a disease caused by Borrelia burgdorferi, a spirochaete, and spread by ticks of the genus Ixodes. (wikipedia.org)
  • It's hard to find a tick bite on a dog and vets usually find the actual ticks on dogs instead, he said. (cbc.ca)
  • Ticks are tiny arachnids that can spread Lyme disease through bites. (cbc.ca)
  • Vets tell dog owners to avoid tall grass or wooded areas where ticks usually hide to prevent dogs from getting bitten. (cbc.ca)
  • External parasites , such as ticks, fleas and mange, are fairly common dog problems. (avma.org)
  • Ticks from the environment, fleas from other dogs and the environment, and mange from other dogs pose risks at dog gatherings. (avma.org)
  • Ticks can transmit diseases (see tick-borne diseases below). (avma.org)
  • Always groom your dog after they have been outdoors in and around where ticks live, high grass, thick brush, or even in the woods. (streetdirectory.com)
  • Also known as the wood tick, the American dog tick gets its name from the fact that adult ticks prefer to feed on domestic dogs, coupled with the tick species being found only in North America. (pestworld.org)
  • What do American Dog Ticks Look Like? (pestworld.org)
  • Oval and flattened in shape, American dog ticks are brown with whitish to gray markings. (pestworld.org)
  • Depending on whether or not they have fed on host blood, American dog ticks can range in size from 5 mm to 15 mm. (pestworld.org)
  • Additionally, properties with tall grass and outdoor pets are more likely to attract American dog ticks. (pestworld.org)
  • Homeowners with outdoor pets and tall grass are at higher risk for coming into contact with American dog ticks. (pestworld.org)
  • American dog ticks do not survive well indoors. (pestworld.org)
  • It is thought that American dog ticks are attracted by the scent of animals, so they are common along roads and trails. (pestworld.org)
  • While American dog ticks choose habitats that maximize their exposure to potential hosts, they can survive for about 2-3 years (1,053 days) unfed. (pestworld.org)
  • When they are ready to lay their eggs, adult female American dog ticks will detach themselves from their hosts and search for a suitable egg-laying location. (pestworld.org)
  • The spread of the disease is accomplished by tiny ticks, so you might not realize you or your pet received a bite! (petdoors.com)
  • The bacteria that causes Lyme disease is called Borrelia burgdorferi , and is found primarily in ticks commonly known as deer ticks or black-legged ticks. (petdoors.com)
  • Adult ticks can transfer the disease to animals, but because they are easier to see they are easier to remove right away. (petdoors.com)
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) states that in most cases, ticks must be latched on to the host for over 36 hours to pass on the bacteria. (petdoors.com)
  • But people living in counties where Lyme hasn't historically been a problem may be caught unawares as ticks and the diseases they carry spread into their area . (newscientist.com)
  • Although rabies may be the most renowned zoonotic disease, there are many others that have come to the forefront due to the increased closeness between pet owners and their pets. (coloradoan.com)
  • Leptospirosis can be transmitted from your dog to you, meaning it is a Zoonotic disease. (ehow.co.uk)
  • Bartonella henselae is a zoonotic, alpha Proteobacterium, historically associated with cat scratch disease (CSD), but more recently associated with persistent bacteremia, fever of unknown origin, arthritic and ne. (biomedcentral.com)
  • A disease that is transmissible from animal to human is known as a zoonotic disease. (petsbest.com)
  • Below is some information about some of the more common zoonotic diseases that I have diagnosed in dogs. (petsbest.com)
  • There are many other possible zoonotic diseases that we can't address in the scope of this article. (petsbest.com)
  • The zoonotic bacterial disease, "zoonotic" meaning the sickness can be transmitted from one animal to people or other types of animals, is spread through reproductive fluids, the release states. (ajc.com)
  • A new study entitled "Canine Filamentous Dermatitis Associated with Borrelia Infection" reveals that a condition similar to human Morgellons disease can occur in dogs. (prweb.com)
  • Analysis performed by five different laboratories detected the corkscrew-shaped agent of Lyme disease, Borrelia burgdorferi, in canine skin tissue by special staining and DNA analysis. (prweb.com)
  • Lyme disease Lyme Disease A tick-borne disease caused by bacteria Borrelia burgdoferi. (yahoo.com)
  • The bacterium that causes Lyme disease - a bacterium called Borrelia burgdorferi - is carried and transmitted primarily by the tiny black-legged tick known as the deer tick. (akc.org)
  • According to the city, the blacklegged tick (Ixodes scapularis), is the only type of tick in Ontario that can transmit Borrelia burgdorferi, the bacteria that causes Lyme disease. (cbc.ca)
  • The Borrelia burgdorferi organism is fairly well suited to live in the canine body without causing trouble. (veterinarypartner.com)
  • The test detects if dogs have produced antibodies to Borrelia burgdorferi , the Lyme-causing bacterium that can be passed to animals and people in tick bites. (newscientist.com)
  • Usually the tick must be attached to the dog for 24 to 48 hours or more to transmit the bacteria. (yahoo.com)
  • If the tick becomes detached before 48 hours have passed, the bacteria cannot spread to the dog. (vetinfo.com)
  • Canine Lyme disease usually occurs about two to five months after dogs are exposed to the bacteria. (vetinfo.com)
  • Even dogs who have already been exposed to the Lyme disease bacteria are still at risk for infection and should be vaccinated. (vetinfo.com)
  • Succumbing to the bacteria Bordetella bronchiseptica, an infected dog will develop a mild to severe cough, sometimes with a runny nose, five to ten days after exposure. (howstuffworks.com)
  • Leptospires are bacteria that infect dogs. (ehow.co.uk)
  • The dog gets the bacteria from coming in contact with urine or other bodily fluids of an infected animal or by coming in contact with contaminated water, food or bedding. (ehow.co.uk)
  • Puppies and large outdoors dogs are most commonly made ill by the bacteria. (ehow.co.uk)
  • She will be using the grant to develop a vaccine against the most common types of bacteria that lead to periodontal disease in dogs. (eurekalert.org)
  • She is the author of numerous publications in the field of Infectious Diseases, with a special interest in understanding how interactions between bacteria and their hosts lead to the manifestation of disease. (eurekalert.org)
  • This disease can be serious as studies have shown that bacteria from dental disease can possibly move into vital organs, causing heart and kidney disease. (revivalanimal.com)
  • Autopsies did provide a clue on Monday: two bacteria have been found in "abnormally large quantities" in multiple dogs that had died, according to the Norwegian Veterinary Institute . (kxly.com)
  • In dogs, the bacteria tend to attack the reproductive organs (steroid-dependent tissues) but can also migrate to the eyes, spinal column, liver, spleen, and lymph nodes. (akc.org)
  • Periodontal disease occurs when a thin layer of bacteria-containing film coats the structures surrounding the teeth. (embracepetinsurance.com)
  • Dogs all over the country have been infected by the Lyme-causing bacteria, though dogs who venture outdoors frequently, especially in tall grass, are at higher risk. (petdoors.com)
  • Having a dog around could even help keep a person's microbiome healthy too, Tove said, since the bacteria and viruses on dogs could expose people to a higher diversity of microbes. (businessinsider.com)
  • Some of the most common dog diseases include urinary tract disease, allergic dermatitis, arthritis, and kidney disease. (vetinfo.com)
  • Kidney disease occurs when the kidneys become infected. (vetinfo.com)
  • A dog with kidney disease will exhibit blood in the urine and similar behavioral symptoms to a dog with a urinary tract disease. (vetinfo.com)
  • These forms of the disease ultimately cause kidney failure, which is the primary cause of death for many dogs with Lyme. (yahoo.com)
  • Once diagnosed with kidney failure, dogs can live for up to four years , though many succumb to the disease within months or even weeks . (yahoo.com)
  • Some dogs may also develop kidney problems. (yahoo.com)
  • Complications of canine Lyme disease can include kidney failure, heart disease and damage to the nervous system. (vetinfo.com)
  • Dogs with kidney disease, liver disease, heart disease, or dogs who are pregnant shouldn't take Vetoryl. (infobarrel.com)
  • Dogs with progressive kidney failure that cannot excrete phosphorus are prone to developing complications that will cause a rapid worsening of the condition, as well as other associated symptoms and disorders. (infobarrel.com)
  • Symptoms and treatment for kidney disease vary depending the specifics of the case, but oftentimes, a diet change can help. (petmd.com)
  • One of the most common ailments in dogs and cats is kidney (renal) disease, a broad term that applies to any disease process that leaves the kidneys unable to effectively filter toxins out of the blood and maintain water balance in the body. (chron.com)
  • In acute kidney disease, signs can occur quickly and can be very severe, while chronic renal issues include non-specific signs and the disease develops slowly. (chron.com)
  • In the early stages of kidney disease there are often no clinical signs. (chron.com)
  • The earliest clinical signs of kidney disease are non-specific and often include increased thirst and urination, decreased appetite, and decreased energy levels," she said. (chron.com)
  • So what exactly causes kidney disease? (chron.com)
  • Causes of acute (sudden onset) kidney injury include toxins (like lilies in cats and grapes in dogs), certain infections (such as bacterial urinary tract infections that spread to the kidneys or leptospirosis), and underlying health problems (like high blood calcium levels or shock)," Heseltine said. (chron.com)
  • In many patients with chronic (long-standing) kidney disease, the underlying cause cannot be determined. (chron.com)
  • Although older pets are especially affected by kidney disease, dogs and cats at any age are susceptible to renal issues. (chron.com)
  • It is important that patients with kidney disease stay well-hydrated, so some patients require IV fluids. (chron.com)
  • Some patients with chronic kidney disease benefit from being fed a prescription diet designed for pets with kidney disease. (chron.com)
  • So without treatment for kidney disease, can a dog or cat suffer from complete kidney failure? (chron.com)
  • Kidney failure can occur in both acute and chronic kidney disease, depending on the severity of the case. (chron.com)
  • Patient outcome depends on how high the lab values are, how sick the pet is, whether the underlying kidney disease can be treated, and how quickly the kidney damage is progressing," she continued. (chron.com)
  • Some patients with chronic kidney disease live for many years, while for other patients, decisions about quality of life have to be made. (chron.com)
  • Though kidney disease is fairly common in dogs and cats, there are ways pet owners can help prevent renal issues. (chron.com)
  • WILTON, Conn., Aug. 08, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- At the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) annual convention in San Antonio, Blue Buffalo Company (Nasdaq:BUFF) announced the launch of KS Kidney Support for Dogs and KM Kidney + Mobility Support for Cats. (cnbc.com)
  • Controlled levels of phosphorus: Research has shown that decreased dietary phosphorous helps to limit the progression of kidney disease. (cnbc.com)
  • Our new Kidney Support for dogs and Kidney + Mobility for cats are important additions to our line of veterinary-exclusive natural therapeutic diets. (cnbc.com)
  • KS Kidney Support for Dogs and KM Kidney + Mobility for Cats are complete and balanced diets with high levels of omega-3 fatty acids, EPA and DHA. (cnbc.com)
  • New KS for Dogs and KM for Cats are formulated to help manage kidney disease, and KM also provides mobility health benefits," said Victoria Carmella, DVM, Director of Veterinary Services at Blue Buffalo. (cnbc.com)
  • Any condition which stops the kidneys working properly is referred to kidney or renal disease, and can vary greatly in severity. (bluecross.org.uk)
  • But, because dogs have much more kidney tissue than is essential for day to day life, chronic disease can also appear to start suddenly because symptoms often only show when a lot of damage has already happened. (bluecross.org.uk)
  • Kidney problems in dogs can also be caused by illnesses such as cancer. (bluecross.org.uk)
  • However, if symptoms do arise, it's important to take your dog to see the vet as soon as possible as early treatment is vital if kidney disease is detected. (bluecross.org.uk)
  • It can often take a lot of kidney damage before routine tests can show traces of the disease, but newer tests are now appearing which offer the chance of earlier detection. (bluecross.org.uk)
  • Elevated blood pressure is often found in dogs with chronic kidney disease, so is also a useful indicator, although it does have many other causes. (bluecross.org.uk)
  • Once a dog is diagnosed with kidney disease, vets may asses their blood to stage the condition to help determine treatment. (bluecross.org.uk)
  • It goes from stage I, where pets show evidence of disease but no change in kidney function, to stage IV, where the condition is making the dog unwell. (bluecross.org.uk)
  • Diet is the cornerstone in managing kidney disease. (bluecross.org.uk)
  • Purina Pro Plan Veterinary Diets NF Kidney Function diets offer a staged approach to the nutritional management of cats with chronic kidney disease. (veterinarypracticenews.com)
  • Dogs that have a buildup of toxins in the blood or high levels of acidity due to kidney disease can also experience seizures. (pedigree.com)
  • Sepsis, an infection of the blood, is a possible outcome of advanced periodontal disease and can lead to kidney, liver, and heart valve infections. (embracepetinsurance.com)
  • Niya's kidney condition was determined to be persistent-possibly as a result of the infection, or more likely was a sign of chronic kidney disease (CKD)-and thus required long-term treatment. (ucdavis.edu)
  • Her kidney disease is stable, the elevated liver enzymes are back to normal, and all else appears well. (ucdavis.edu)
  • In fact, because people and their pets often can be found together outdoors as well as indoors, a Lyme disease diagnosis in any family member - whether human or non-human - should serve as a flag that all family members might consult their physicians and veterinarians, who can advise about further evaluation or testing. (akc.org)
  • Diagnosis of liver disease in dogs usually involves blood work, imaging, and in some cases, liver biopsy. (1800petmeds.com)
  • Diagnostic tests may be required to confirm the diagnosis and exclude other diseases causing similar signs. (petplace.com)
  • It is hard to get an early diagnosis of lyme disease in your own dog. (streetdirectory.com)
  • Diagnosis of lyme disease can be done with a blood test. (streetdirectory.com)
  • Age at diagnosis ranges from 10 weeks to 11 years, with most affected dogs developing clinical signs from about two to four years. (petmd.com)
  • While it is a useful screening tool, its results cannot be used to make a definitive diagnosis of heart disease. (animalwellnessmagazine.com)
  • Arthropod-borne Infectious Diseases of the Dog and Cat is an invaluable resource for information on the clinical presentation, pathogenesis, diagnosis and treatment of the major arthropod-borne diseases of dogs and cats. (routledge.com)
  • Information on the symptoms, diagnosis and treatment of the formerly known "Spike's Disease," a recently recognized hereditary canine health problem in Border Terriers. (botw.org)
  • But some diseases are so distinctive that a diagnosis can be made almost the minute you lay eyes on the pet. (gopetplan.com)
  • Around the world, more dogs die from distemper than any other infectious disease. (howstuffworks.com)
  • A hale and hearty dog can survive distemper, usually with relatively mild symptoms. (howstuffworks.com)
  • The second stage of distemper is even more serious, because the disease can begin to affect the brain and even the spinal cord. (howstuffworks.com)
  • This form of distemper is called hardpad disease. (howstuffworks.com)
  • Distemper is most likely to strike dogs as puppies between nine to twelve weeks old, especially if they come from an environment with several other dogs (animal shelter, pet store, breeding kennel). (howstuffworks.com)
  • Canine distemper is an often fatal infectious disease that mainly has respiratory and neurological signs. (wikipedia.org)
  • Optic neuritis in dogs with chronic distemper shows changes similar to those in the optic tract of human patients with severe demyelinating disease. (unboundmedicine.com)
  • Canine distemper is caused by a very contagious virus. (avma.org)
  • The canine distemper vaccine is considered a 'core' vaccine and is recommended for every dog. (avma.org)
  • It's found in dog stool," says Todd Barton, M.D., an assistant professor of infectious diseases at the University of Pennsylvania. (menshealth.com)
  • The field of infectious diseases in veterinary medicine is both rewarding and challenging, and this book offers small animal veterinarians a lifeline by balancing relevant background, guidance and optimizing efficiency. (routledge.com)
  • Organized according to a system-based structure, all the major clinically affected systems are covered along with a catch-all multisystem chapter for infectious diseases that escape easy classification. (routledge.com)
  • Pathogen-specific information enables rational choice of diagnostics, therapy, and prognostication for a complete list of small animal infectious diseases, that includes bacterial, viral, parasitic/protozoal and fungal pathogens. (routledge.com)
  • This concise reference guide will be an invaluable tool for clinicians as they develop their understanding of, and ability to communicate about, infectious diseases of the dog and cat. (routledge.com)
  • Kitron is collaborating with Ricardo Gurtler of the University of Buenos Aires on a research project funded through a joint NIH-NSF program on the ecology of infectious diseases. (disabled-world.com)
  • Content reflects the expert insight and vast clinical experience of a panel of trusted authorities on small animal infectious diseases. (ebooks.com)
  • Can you get Lyme disease vaccine for dogs? (hubpages.com)
  • How much does Lyme disease vaccine for dogs cost? (hubpages.com)
  • Giving the Lyme disease vaccine to a dog that is infected with Lyme disease can worsen symptoms. (hubpages.com)
  • There is a small risk that the vaccine can cause Lyme disease symptoms, the very thing you are trying to prevent by giving the vaccine. (hubpages.com)
  • How many Lyme disease vaccine shots are required to vaccinate your dog? (hubpages.com)
  • Lyme disease vaccine for dogs is a 2 injection series- an initial injection followed about 2 weeks later with a booster. (hubpages.com)
  • Human Lyme disease vaccine sounds like a great idea, especially for people who spend time camping, hiking,, etc. (hubpages.com)
  • A human Lyme disease vaccine was approved in 1998, but was withdrawn from the market. (hubpages.com)
  • There is not currently a human Lyme disease vaccine available. (hubpages.com)
  • People really need to be aware and have a conversation and then figure out if the vaccine makes sense for you and your dog and their lifestyle, or if good tick prevention is going to keep them healthy. (cbc.ca)
  • Several years ago a new vaccine was introduced for dogs. (dogster.com)
  • When a new product such as the periodontal disease vaccine is released, I (and many vets) am inclined to take a wait-and-see approach. (dogster.com)
  • I believe that pets are generally over-vaccinated in the USA, so I am especially reluctant to jump on the bandwagon for a vaccine that is designed to prevent a disease that is easily preventable with other tactics (tooth brushing, in this case). (dogster.com)
  • Veterinary Practice News reports that Pfizer has discontinued production of the canine periodontal disease vaccine. (dogster.com)
  • Fortunately, there is an effective vaccine to protect your dog from this deadly disease. (avma.org)
  • There is a vaccine for canine influenza, but at this time it is not recommended for every dog. (avma.org)
  • Research is also ongoing for a vaccine against T. cruzi in mongrel dogs. (disabled-world.com)
  • This is a respiratory infection common to any situation where many dogs are kept together, such as kennels (giving rise to the name 'kennel cough'), animal shelters, and pet stores. (howstuffworks.com)
  • Kennel cough is an infectious respiratory disease which can be caused by one of several viruses or by Bordetella bronchiseptica. (wikipedia.org)
  • Generally, if your dog is not boarded or going to field trials or dog shows, you may not have a high level of need for vaccinating your dog against Kennel Cough. (prezi.com)
  • People can also spread some diseases (such as mange, ringworm, kennel cough and canine influenza) from dog to dog through shared brushes, collars, bedding, etc. or by petting or handling an infected dog before petting or handling another dog. (avma.org)
  • Dogs with canine influenza develop coughing, a fever and a snotty nose, which are the same signs observed when a dog has kennel cough. (avma.org)
  • The disease predominately affects young to middle aged male dogs (2-8 years), although cases in females have been observed. (wikipedia.org)
  • It mainly affects the hind legs of the dog, causing a loss of coordination in that area, followed by weakness, then eventually paralysis of the hind quarters. (ehow.co.uk)
  • Leptospirosis is a bacterial infection that affects the urinary tract of dogs, who acquire it after spending time in habitat shared by raccoons and other wildlife. (coloradoan.com)
  • Animal-assisted therapy (AAT) with dogs affects children's mental health and developmental disorders by reducing anxiety and arousal or enhancing attachment (13). (cdc.gov)
  • Pseudorabies (Morbus Aujeszky) is an infectious disease that primarily affects swine, but can also cause a fatal disease in dogs with signs similar to rabies. (wikipedia.org)
  • The disease in dogs usually affects the lungs and small intestine. (wikipedia.org)
  • Coccidioidomycosis* is a fungal disease caused by Coccidioides immitis or Coccidioides posadasii that affects a variety of species, including dogs. (wikipedia.org)
  • Lyme disease affects the entire body and some dogs may become lame and then even if untreated the lameness can disappear but can reappear later on. (streetdirectory.com)
  • Lafora Disease is an inherited form of epilepsy which can occur spontaneously in any breed of dog, but it particularly affects the miniature wire-haired dachshund, bassett hound and beagle. (canine-epilepsy.com)
  • There is another worm that affects the dog less frequently known as dipetalonema reconditum, which is a worm that lives under the skin of the dog and can cause extreme itchiness. (dailypuppy.com)
  • The form of the disease that affects the skin causes tumor-like lesions that develop mostly on the tail, legs, thorax and abdomen. (news4jax.com)
  • This disease affects the central nervous system of the dog and can progress to affect the cervical and lumbar portions of the spinal cord in later stages. (petmd.com)
  • Mito" primarily affects children and can cause a host of complications including loss of motor control, muscle weakness and pain, seizures, developmental delays and others, according to the United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation. (connectionnewspapers.com)
  • It affects dogs of all ages. (lifewithdogs.tv)
  • The potential causes of liver disease are numerous and include viral infections such as infectious canine hepatitis or feline infectious peritonitis virus, bacterial infections such as leptospirosis, certain parasites , toxins including pesticides or vaccinations, cancerous processes, and drugs such as Phenobarbitol, non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs ( NSAIDs ), and steroids . (1800petmeds.com)
  • Lyme disease is a bacterial infection spread by being bitten by an infected tick. (hubpages.com)
  • 4. Bacterial Skin Disease. (wiley.com)
  • Brucellosis is a sexually transmitted bacterial disease that can cause uveitis, abortion, and orchitis in dogs. (wikipedia.org)
  • Fungal and bacterial infections can cause liver disease, as can parasites like heartworms and roundworms. (canidae.com)
  • Common causes can include bacterial infections (particularly, Streptococcus and Escherichia coli), endocrine diseases and injury. (dogster.com)
  • A weakened immune system can make your dog more vulnerable to a variety of bacterial infections, including those associated with dental disease. (dogster.com)
  • Based on my many discussions with breeders over the years, there appears to be a great deal of misunderstanding about the bacterial disease brucellosis . (akc.org)
  • Most pet owners are familiar with rabies, a fatal virus transmitted in the saliva of infected dogs, cats and wildlife, but rabies is rarely a problem in dogs in the United States anymore, and there has not been a case of dog rabies in Larimer County for over 30 years. (coloradoan.com)
  • Rabies is a viral disease that can be carried by several different species. (petsbest.com)
  • It is extremely important to keep your pets current on their rabies vaccines to help control this disease. (petsbest.com)
  • Vaccination of dogs for rabies is commonly required by law. (wikipedia.org)
  • The dog study was partially funded by the Charles E. Holman Morgellons Disease Foundation (CEHMDF) and was conducted by an international team of researchers, including Calgary microbiologist Marianne Middelveen , San Francisco Internist Dr. Raphael Stricker, molecular biologists Dr. Eva Sapi and Dr. Jennie Burke, and Calgary veterinarians Dr. Gheorghe Rotaru and Dr. Jody McMurray. (prweb.com)
  • Veterinarians recommend feeding dogs with this condition a food that is highly digestible to help prevent irritation to his sensitive stomach and intestines. (hillspet.com)
  • As more cases were reported from around the country this year, veterinarians and the Food and Drug Administration began investigating a potential link between boutique, grain-free diets and a heart disease called canine dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM), which had been known primarily as a genetic disorder. (mercurynews.com)
  • Examples of an Animaltarian include veterinarians that donate their services, rescues, organizations, service dog and therapeutic horses. (petplace.com)
  • This website is designed to provide information on these projects and serve as a resource for those concerned with canine diseases: breeders, owners, veterinarians, and researchers. (caninegeneticdiseases.net)
  • Canine liver disease is the fifth leading cause of death for dogs, and it's estimated that three percent of all diseases veterinarians see are connected to the liver. (canidae.com)
  • The largest challenge facing veterinarians diagnosing canine liver disease is that the symptoms are not predictable and may not be specific. (canidae.com)
  • Since the early 1900s, veterinarians have observed intervertebral disc disease - a common cause of back pain, rear limb paralysis and inability to walk - more frequently in dogs with short legs (dachshund, French bulldog, and Pekingese to name a few. (ucdavis.edu)
  • Being able to identify dogs with this genetic susceptibility could provide a valuable tool for owners, breeders and veterinarians for mitigating the risk of intervertebral disc herniation and resulting spinal cord disease. (ucdavis.edu)
  • Goldberg also continues to be passionate about raising awareness about the disease, not only among pet owners, but also among veterinarians. (news4jax.com)
  • Also discussed is an array of diagnostic techniques routinely available to veterinarians presented with these diseases. (routledge.com)
  • BLUE HF Hydrolyzed Formulas offers veterinarians a natural alternative to ease the signs of food intolerance in dogs and cats. (cnbc.com)
  • Veterinarians have held that periodontal disease is the consequence of poor oral hygiene. (embracepetinsurance.com)
  • Across the country at the University of California at Davis, Joshua Stern, another veterinary cardiologist, started to see surprising signs of heart disease in his golden retriever patients. (mercurynews.com)
  • Some of the most common diseases found in dogs are genetic conditions - bladder stones, heart disease, and cancer can be traced genetically. (prnewswire.com)
  • Heartworms are spread by mosquitoes and can cause coughing, lethargy, difficulty breathing, heart disease and death. (avma.org)
  • Whether you have a Chihuahua or a great Dane, your dog is at risk of developing heart disease at some point in his life. (animalwellnessmagazine.com)
  • Most canine heart disease arises from normal wear and tear on the heart structures. (animalwellnessmagazine.com)
  • There are two main categories of canine heart disease - congenital and acquired. (animalwellnessmagazine.com)
  • The location of the problem and the specific tissues involved determine the type of acquired heart disease. (animalwellnessmagazine.com)
  • The symptoms of heart disease in dogs depend on the type of disease and its location in the heart. (animalwellnessmagazine.com)
  • Heart disease in dogs is a commonly diagnosed condition. (petwellbeing.com)
  • The heart is the central player in this delicate circuit, and there are things that can go wrong, resulting in heart disease. (petwellbeing.com)
  • When learning about canine heart disease, it helps to understand how the normal dog heart functions. (petwellbeing.com)
  • Heart disease in dogs comes in many forms. (petwellbeing.com)
  • This type of heart disease occurs when the heart muscle becomes weak and stretches. (petwellbeing.com)
  • Heart disease or disorders can be present when the dog is born, or may be acquired more often during middle age. (petcaretips.net)
  • There are two different common types of heart disease that can affect your dog. (petcaretips.net)
  • The other type of heart disease in dogs causes the muscles of the heart to thin and weaken. (petcaretips.net)
  • There really are no early signs of heart disease. (petcaretips.net)
  • A severe case of heart disease has symptoms like the above plus fainting, profound intolerance to exercise, loss of weight and loss of appetite. (petcaretips.net)
  • Heart disease is often treatable if caught early enough. (petcaretips.net)
  • One of the primary factors that contribute to heart disease in canines is obesity. (petcaretips.net)
  • To prevent heart disease in your dog be sure to feed your dog a healthy, balanced diet and give it moderate amounts of exercise every day. (petcaretips.net)
  • A 12-year study of 3.4 million Swedes found that dog owners are less likely than their peers to develop heart disease. (businessinsider.com)
  • Clinical signs vary with the severity and extent of the disease and include anorexia, marked weight loss, stertorous respiration and conjunctivitis with marked chemosis. (wikipedia.org)
  • A lower percentage of children with dogs (12%) met the clinical cut-off value of Screen for Child Anxiety and Related Disorders (SCARED-5) of 3 or more, compared with children without dogs (21%, P = .002). (cdc.gov)
  • In recent years, several clinical cases and epidemiological studies of feline vector-borne diseases (FVBD) have been reported worldwide. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Participate in canine health research by providing samples or by enrolling in a clinical trial. (akcchf.org)
  • Each chapter looks at a different type of skin disease with descriptions of clinical presentations and a guide for diagnostic tests for each. (wiley.com)
  • Canine coronavirus is a gastrointestinal disease that is usually asymptomatic or with mild clinical signs. (wikipedia.org)
  • Disseminated disease occurs when the fungus has spread outside of the lungs and may include clinical signs such as lameness, pain, seizures, anterior uveitis, and localized swelling. (wikipedia.org)
  • According to a study performed in the Tucson and Phoenix area, 28% of dogs will test positive for exposure to the fungus by two years of age, but only 6% of the dogs will be ill with clinical disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • Both the animals and the facilities are quarantined while the dogs undergo clinical testing. (ajc.com)
  • Periodontal disease is a common clinical condition in both dogs and cats, but it is easily preventable. (revivalanimal.com)
  • The most often seen clinical symptom in the female dog is infertility , with 75 percent of cases resulting in late-term abortion (45-55 days of gestation). (akc.org)
  • Controlled protein levels: Research has shown that reduced protein levels help control the clinical signs of uremia in dogs and cats. (cnbc.com)
  • In fact, a majority of pets age three display clinical signs of periodontal disease. (embracepetinsurance.com)
  • The progression is traumatic: the dog s quality of life diminishes drastically and he can no longer retrieve a Frisbee or take a long walk in the park without respiratory distress. (canismajor.com)
  • In animals, toxocariasis can cause organ damage, respiratory disease and eye problems including visual deficiencies amongst other symptoms. (petsbest.com)
  • Respiratory Diseases. (routledge.com)
  • Canine respiratory coronavirus. (routledge.com)
  • Feline upper respiratory tract disease. (routledge.com)
  • Canine influenza is a newly emerging infectious respiratory disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • Canine minute virus is an infectious disease that can cause respiratory and gastrointestinal signs in young puppies. (wikipedia.org)
  • Puppies and dogs usually become infected through virus particles in the air or in the respiratory secretions of infected dogs. (avma.org)
  • Canine influenza is spread through respiratory secretions, contaminated objects (including surfaces, bowls, collars and leashes). (avma.org)
  • This disease progresses rapidly, and death usually occurs within 48 hours. (petplace.com)
  • It most commonly occurs in dogs in close confinement such as kennels. (wikipedia.org)
  • Valvular disease occurs when the valves between heart chambers leak. (animalwellnessmagazine.com)
  • It can be a soft, quiet cough that occurs at night or when the dog is lying down, or a loud, hacking cough that occurs randomly. (animalwellnessmagazine.com)
  • This is the most common form of the disease and occurs in between 85 and 90 percent of all Cushing's cases, states VCA Animal Hospitals. (reference.com)
  • However, we now understand that periodontal disease occurs regardless of hygiene for most pets. (embracepetinsurance.com)
  • That includes Larimer County, where cases of leptospirosis in dogs are on the rise. (coloradoan.com)
  • Symptoms of leptospirosis in dogs can vary. (ehow.co.uk)
  • If your dog has leptospirosis, you should wear protective gloves when treating and caring for your pet. (ehow.co.uk)
  • Routine annual vaccinations protect dogs from the most common strains of Leptospirosis. (ehow.co.uk)
  • Spaying/neutering your pet ends most of these activities and gives your dog an even better chance of avoiding leptospirosis infection. (ehow.co.uk)
  • Leptospirosis is an infectious disease caused by a spirochaete. (wikipedia.org)
  • In dogs, a classic sign of brucellosis is abortion during the third trimester of pregnancy . (akc.org)
  • With dogs, the main mode of transmission of brucellosis is by direct contact with infected body fluids, such as semen, vaginal secretions, and urine. (akc.org)
  • Many dogs afflicted with primary epilepsy have it as a result of a mutated gene inherited from their parents. (ehow.co.uk)
  • Dogs with primary epilepsy will usually begin to have seizures between the ages of 1 and 3 years. (ehow.co.uk)
  • Epilepsy is considered one of the more common neurological disorders in dogs. (ehow.co.uk)
  • According to Canine Epilepsy Network, it is estimated that up to 4 per cent of all dogs suffer from primary epilepsy. (ehow.co.uk)
  • Seizing dogs that cannot be diagnosed with any other cause for the seizures are considered to have primary epilepsy. (ehow.co.uk)
  • In 1995 UK veterinary neurologists identified that dogs exhibited similar symptoms to those shown by human teenagers suffering from Lafora, one of the most severe (and fatal) forms of human epilepsy. (canine-epilepsy.com)
  • Children's illustrated story book about canine epilepsy. (canine-epilepsy.com)
  • Percentage of proceeds will be donated to support canine epilepsy research. (canine-epilepsy.com)
  • Information on canine epilepsy and other diseases that cause seizures in dogs including canine hypothyroidism. (botw.org)
  • While seizures are indicative of canine epilepsy, the fact that an older dog can have seizures doesn't mean they are epileptic. (pedigree.com)
  • In fact, it's uncommon for epilepsy to appear in senior dogs if they didn't already have the condition as a younger dog. (pedigree.com)
  • Middle ear infections and brain lesions are causes of vestibular disease, although the most common cause is idiopathic, meaning there is no identifiable cause. (ehow.co.uk)
  • Also known as "Plumber's Disease," hookworm infections are more common in the southeastern U.S. and other warm, moist climates worldwide, so are not an issue for Fort Collins residents. (coloradoan.com)
  • Causes can range from eating something other than dog food, to food allergies / intolerance, infections, or lack of digestive enzymes. (hillspet.com)
  • Caused by infections, internal parasites, stress, a change in dog food, table scraps or rich snacks, eating spoiled food from the garbage and body organ dysfunction. (hillspet.com)
  • Potential causes are feeding foods high in fat or rich table foods, infections, disease or trauma. (hillspet.com)
  • I live in the Midwest, one of the regions impacted by Lyme disease infections. (hubpages.com)
  • It is a rare disease in dogs, with cat and horse infections predominating in veterinary medicine. (wikipedia.org)
  • A dog with chronic infections (i.e. tooth problems) can contract liver disease. (canidae.com)
  • From urinary tract infections in dogs to dog incontinence, we take you through the signs and symptoms of some common urinary diseases in dogs. (dogster.com)
  • Upper urinary tract infections in dogs involve the kidneys and ureters, while lower UTIs in dogs impact the bladder and urethra. (dogster.com)
  • It's tricky to diagnose, but affected dogs will be extremely hungry and thirsty, urinate more often and in greater volume, develop infections, lose muscle and bone mass plus suffer from enlarged abdomens. (dogster.com)
  • Fungal infections are uncommon in dogs. (petmd.com)
  • They are frequently associated with aging or physical injury to the heart from trauma (such as getting hit by a car) or certain infections (like heartworm disease). (animalwellnessmagazine.com)
  • Rare Arthropod-Borne Infections of Dogs and Cats. (routledge.com)
  • In most pets, ear disease takes the form of infections. (timesunion.com)
  • Some pets are more prone to ear diseases, particularly infections. (timesunion.com)
  • A usually mild disease, coronavirus is spread when a dog comes in contact with the stool or other excretions of infected dogs. (howstuffworks.com)
  • Although it rarely kills dogs, coronavirus can be especially hard on puppies or dogs who are stressed or not in the best of health. (howstuffworks.com)
  • Suspect coronavirus if your dog is depressed, doesn't want to eat, vomits -- especially if it's bloody -- and has a bad case of diarrhea. (howstuffworks.com)
  • A coronavirus vaccination is usually recommended if your dog will be meeting lots of other dogs -- or their excrement -- at parks, dog shows, kennels, and other boarding facilities. (howstuffworks.com)
  • Canine enteric coronavirus. (routledge.com)
  • Canine herpesvirus is an infectious disease that is a common cause of death in puppies less than three weeks old. (wikipedia.org)
  • What is the best insurance plan for dogs and puppies? (gopetplan.com)
  • Essential info about dog health, training, sports and more. (akc.org)
  • Founded in 1884, the AKC is the recognized and trusted expert in breed, health, and training information for dogs. (akc.org)
  • The disease can be difficult to detect and can cause serious and recurring health problems. (akc.org)
  • Lyme disease is a reportable disease - which means that health care providers and laboratories that diagnose cases of laboratory-confirmed Lyme disease are required to report those cases to their local or state health departments, which in turn report the cases to the CDC. (akc.org)
  • Pet Dogs and Children's Health: Opportunities for Chronic Disease Prevention? (cdc.gov)
  • This study investigates the hypothesis that pet dogs are positively associated with healthy weight and mental health among children. (cdc.gov)
  • Pet dogs have been linked with varied physical and mental health benefits for adults (3,4), benefits that are promoted by the US Public Health Service (USPHS) (Figure 1). (cdc.gov)
  • Although dog ownership may improve adult physical activity, body weight, and mental health (5,6), less is known about the relationship between pet dogs and children's health. (cdc.gov)
  • If exposure to pet dogs during childhood is inversely related to mental health problems, positive child---dog interactions could prevent the evolution of these problems into full-fledged disorders during adolescence or later life. (cdc.gov)
  • The food your dog eats plays an important role in his overall health and well-being. (hillspet.com)
  • A detailed analysis of the dog genome answers these questions and will also shed light on human health and biology, scientists said on Wednesday. (redorbit.com)
  • BOSTON , April 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Boston -based Embark Veterinary Inc., the world leader in dog genetics, announced today that it raised $10 million in Series A funding, a milestone that enables the young biotech company to build on its early consumer success and expand its research in canine health and genetic disease. (prnewswire.com)
  • Embark has rapidly made significant strides in canine health,' said Carl Byers , partner, F-Prime Capital. (prnewswire.com)
  • We took the approach that dogs are cherished family members, and deserve the accuracy and health potential being created for people. (prnewswire.com)
  • Since the liver has such important functions in the body, the development of liver disease may result in serious health consequences. (1800petmeds.com)
  • This past month, the AKC Canine Health Foundation (CHF) awarded two research grants for the improvement of oral health in dogs. (eurekalert.org)
  • Expert Dog Health and Wellness Info. (petplace.com)
  • Please see the article dog health for information on this disease in dogs. (wikipedia.org)
  • Signs of the disease in a dog include infertility, spontaneous abortions and stillbirths, according to the department of public health. (ajc.com)
  • The disease is most common in kennels and breeding facilities, the Iowa Department of Public Health said. (ajc.com)
  • In short, dogs could not survive without adequate amounts of phosphorus (see below for daily intake guidelines) - but on the other hand, excessive amounts circulating in the body without correction will lead to disastrous health consequences over time. (infobarrel.com)
  • This is why scientists studying human health can benefit from the research tools that have been developed in canine genomics - the study of the structure and function of dog DNA - and genetics. (good.is)
  • Since they can now observe 30,000 canine genes at the same time, researchers are able to observe how cells are changing in response to things such as exercise, health issues or specific nutrients. (good.is)
  • Dogs may help collar Chagas disease - Researchers propose new ways to combat prevalent public health challenge. (disabled-world.com)
  • One of our most significant findings is the importance of dogs in both the spread of the disease, and the potential to help control it," he says, explaining that dogs can make good sentinels for health officials monitoring T. cruzi transmission. (disabled-world.com)
  • So while the AHA points out in the study that the primary reason for adopting a pet should not be to improve the owner's health, they conclude that, "Pet ownership, particularly dog ownership, is probably associated with decreased CVD [cardiovascular disease] risk" and "pet ownership, particularly dog ownership, may have some causal role in reducing CVD risk. (bostonmagazine.com)
  • The immune system in both people and animals plays an essential role in maintaining the body's overall general health and resistance to disease. (animalwellnessmagazine.com)
  • If not taken care of properly, this can lead to gum inflammation and infection (gingivitis), tooth loss, dental disease, and possibly further health complications. (revivalanimal.com)
  • Because periodontal disease is irreversible, prevention is key to protecting your pet's oral and overall health. (revivalanimal.com)
  • BLUE WU Weight Management + Urinary Care for Dogs and Cats (dry and wet) supports weight management and urinary health with one formula. (cnbc.com)
  • Can the study of canine diseases advance human health? (bbc.com)
  • Can dog studies help human health? (bbc.com)
  • Canine t/d helps to maintain oral health. (hillspet.co.uk)
  • Canine Adult Advanced Fitness™ Lamb & Rice is formulated to support digestive health and lean muscle. (hillspet.co.uk)
  • My own dog(GSD) is 6 months younger than yours and health issues are beginning to kick in and I know that one day I am going to have to make that decision but for now we will enjoy each day. (healingwell.com)
  • But it's difficult to determine why people with dogs see these health benefits. (businessinsider.com)
  • In the US, pet dogs are tested for Lyme disease at yearly health checks, and their data is reported to a central database. (newscientist.com)
  • The symptoms of Lyme disease include joint pain/lameness, lethargy, and fever. (hubpages.com)
  • Symptoms in dogs include acute arthritis, anorexia and lethargy. (wikipedia.org)
  • Tularemia is a disease that causes fever, loss of appetite, weight loss, and lethargy in dogs. (dailypuppy.com)
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (cdc.gov)
  • Massari's research focuses on prevention, stopping the disease before it has a chance to cause damage. (eurekalert.org)
  • So, of course, the best way to go to ensure that your dog does not contract lyme disease is in the prevention. (streetdirectory.com)
  • They make effective chewable tablets for dogs now that make flea and tick prevention a breeze, and they're tasty so your dog will probably enjoy them! (petdoors.com)
  • Vibrant full-color illustrations clarify disease features and modes of disease transmission for enhanced diagnostic accuracy and disease prevention. (ebooks.com)
  • Dogs can also suffer from obesity, diabetes, mange and heartworm. (vetinfo.com)
  • If a dog has too much sugar in her blood and not enough insulin to regulate the blood sugar levels, she can develop diabetes. (vetinfo.com)
  • Once a dog has diabetes, it is dangerous for her to eat too much food that is converted to sugar in the body. (vetinfo.com)
  • This c hronic disease (formally known as diabetes mellitus) is a metabolism disorder in which the glucose-insulin connection is not working in harmony. (dogster.com)
  • It is unsuitable for dogs suffering from diseases of the urinary tract or kidneys, along with diabetes. (buzzle.com)
  • Includes blind dog tips and a diabetes dictionary. (botw.org)
  • If a dog with diabetes has a seizure, it's usually due to an insulin overdose not because the condition has been left untreated. (pedigree.com)
  • Many neurological diseases are controlled and manageable with the proper veterinary care. (ehow.co.uk)
  • Promptly seek veterinary care if your dog appears to be having trouble urinating or is otherwise acting sick. (coloradoan.com)
  • American Kennel Club's (AKC ® ) Chief Veterinary Officer Dr. Jerry Klein provides information to help dog owners recognize and prevent Lyme Disease in their pets. (akc.org)
  • Before releasing the cautionary statement, the FDA had received 30 reports of dogs affected with DCM and linked to a grain-free diet, and the veterinary cardiologists had collected about 150 cases. (mercurynews.com)
  • Embark Veterinary, Inc. launched in 2015 with a mission to end preventable disease in dogs. (prnewswire.com)
  • Embark Veterinary Study Reveals Genetic Traits in Dog Coat and. (prnewswire.com)
  • Veterinary specialists often have more training and experience dealing with diseases and disorders that are somewhat uncommon. (wikihow.com)
  • In this podcast we hear from Dr. Betsy Sigmon, founder of Creature Comfort Veterinary Hospital, who discusses the signs and symptoms of heartworm disease. (akcchf.org)
  • Researchers at the University of Missouri-Columbia College of Veterinary Medicine and collaborators at several colleges and institutions throughout the country and the world are searching for genetic mutations that cause disease and suffering in dogs. (caninegeneticdiseases.net)
  • Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, March 2009)"Approximately 500 excellent color photographs illustrate the diseases in each chapter. (wiley.com)
  • Dog breeders, veterinary staff and anyone who comes in contact with blood, tissues and fluids during the birthing process may be at higher risk and should consult their primary care physician. (ajc.com)
  • It was the first time the school's veterinary lab had diagnosed the disease in a dog in New Hampshire. (ap.org)
  • that's an incredibly strong correlation with disc disease," said Danika Bannasch, a veterinary geneticist and the paper's senior author. (ucdavis.edu)
  • Her colleague, UC Davis veterinary neurologist Pete Dickinson, has witnessed all too often the correlation of unique shapes and debilitating disease in the neurology clinic. (ucdavis.edu)
  • In neighboring Sweden, the National Veterinary Institute said it had been swamped with questions from dog owners concerned over the spread of the disease across the border. (wboy.com)
  • You and your dog may be referred to a veterinary neurologist for evaluation and treatment. (pedigree.com)
  • Representatives from the Norwegian Food Safety Authority and Norwegian Veterinary Institute told CNN that at least 25 dogs had died so far. (kxly.com)
  • The symptoms are not completely new -- they have been seen before in sick dogs, but the sharp increase in cases is unusual , according to the Veterinary Institute. (kxly.com)
  • Blue Buffalo, based in Wilton, CT, is the nation's leading natural pet food company, and provides natural foods and treats for dogs and cats under its BLUE Life Protection Formula, BLUE Wilderness, BLUE Basics, BLUE Freedom and BLUE Natural Veterinary Diet lines. (cnbc.com)
  • Routine annual or semi-annual cleanings give veterinary professionals an excellent opportunity to examine a patient's periodontal disease status. (embracepetinsurance.com)
  • Now an analysis of veterinary records suggests dogs are the answer. (newscientist.com)
  • Heartworm disease is present on every continent except Antarctica. (canismajor.com)
  • The common signs of periodontal disease in dogs and cats include bad breath, red and swollen gums, loose teeth, irritability, drooling, and gums that bleed easily. (revivalanimal.com)
  • Generalised or complex partial seizures may be seen in some dogs. (canine-epilepsy.com)
  • Are seizures in older dogs common, or is it a sign of something else? (reference.com)
  • Once considered a parasite of southern climates, the heartworm ( Dirofilaria immitis ) is now recognized as a major, global pest affecting dogs, cats, wolves, coyotes, foxes, and some other animals. (canismajor.com)
  • From its discovery in dogs more than a century ago and the documentation in cats in the 1920s, researchers have devised diagnostic tests, preventives and treatments, but the disease has spread to all 50 states. (canismajor.com)
  • There does not appear to be a breed predilection in cats, although obese cats are more prone to fatty liver disease, known as hepatic lipidosis. (1800petmeds.com)
  • Though more common in wild animals, dogs and cats are potential carriers of the disease. (petsbest.com)
  • Dogs are more commonly affected with anal sac disease than cats, and small breed dogs are more commonly affected with anal sac impaction than large breed dogs. (petplace.com)
  • It is a rare disease in dogs, with cats seven to ten times more likely to be infected. (wikipedia.org)
  • Whether it is dogs , cats , fishes , birds , rabbits or even snakes , the guide provides information and tips to caring for your pet . (streetdirectory.com)
  • Cats can also suffer from this disease. (dailypuppy.com)
  • People who have dogs live longer than people who have cats, and the assumption has been that dogs naturally cause their owners to be more active," suggests Dr. Thomas Lee, Co-Editor in Chief of the Harvard Heart Letter . (bostonmagazine.com)
  • In dogs and occasionally cats, this disorder can be associated with bone marrow failure. (animalwellnessmagazine.com)
  • Evidence shows that over 80% of dogs and cats exhibit some level of periodontal disease by age three. (revivalanimal.com)
  • Dogs and cats with vestibular disease feel exactly the same way. (gopetplan.com)
  • In most cases, dogs and cats will hide any signs of pain. (embracepetinsurance.com)
  • The Hudson Valley Humane Society Visiting Pet Program is an Animal-Assisted Therapy organization in which volunteers and their calm, friendly dogs, cats, birds, rabbits, and other pets visit hospitals, schools, nursing homes, and other facilities in New York and New Jersey. (emofree.com)
  • Addison's disease is uncommon in dogs and rare in cats. (lifewithdogs.tv)
  • They can occur in dogs of all ages, but are more likely in dogs under three years of age. (wikipedia.org)
  • The disease course may be punctuated by remissions and relapses, which may occur spontaneously especially early in the disease course. (wikipedia.org)
  • According to the Heartworm Society , the highest infection rates occur in dogs (not maintained on heartworm preventive) within 150 miles of the Atlantic and Gulf coasts and along the Mississippi River and its major tributaries. (canismajor.com)
  • Once the number of worms exceeds a certain number based on the size and activity level of the dog, however, the adult worms move to the heart and symptoms begin to occur. (canismajor.com)
  • While the infection we know today as Lyme disease (named for the Connecticut town of Lyme) has been around for at least a century, public awareness and confusion did not really occur until the late 1980s. (veterinarypartner.com)
  • When canine illness does occur, it does not begin to manifest for weeks to months after infection at which point arthritis signs are noticed. (veterinarypartner.com)
  • The disease progresses slowly over many years and gradually other neurological deficits such as ataxia, blindness and dementia occur. (canine-epilepsy.com)
  • When an affected dog is stressed or when potassium levels are high enough to interfere with the heart, more severe symptoms may be seen including severe shock which can be fatal, heart arrythmias can occur, or the heart could even stop. (canadasguidetodogs.com)
  • Whether your best friend is already suffering from joint disease and you want to know what you can do to help or you want to be ready when this all-too-common ailment does occur, this book is for you! (audible.com)
  • It can be frightening for you when your dog demonstrates symptoms of a neurological disease. (ehow.co.uk)
  • It is characterized by skin lesions containing unusual multicolored fibers and symptoms such as fatigue, joint and muscle pain and neurological problems that are typical of Lyme disease. (prweb.com)
  • Dogs who do survive often have permanent neurological (brain and nerve) damage. (howstuffworks.com)
  • With a disease, he said vets ask the following questions: 'How serious is this illness? (cbc.ca)
  • Dogs can be shedding the virus before they even show signs of illness, which means an apparently healthy dog can still infect other dogs. (avma.org)
  • Your dog may not even show any signs of an illness for a long period of time and in fact have lyme disease, and then the symptoms can show up a year later. (streetdirectory.com)
  • But, if your dog has had the illness for a long time even confirming that it is, in fact lyme disease can be hard to prove. (streetdirectory.com)
  • It said the illness is also more acute than before -- not only are the dogs getting sick, but once ill, they deteriorate quickly. (kxly.com)
  • What are some common illness symptoms for dogs? (reference.com)
  • Understanding what it means when your dog is sick and experiencing signs of illness is vital to determining the best path of care and plan of action to help your pet. (hillspet.co.uk)
  • Chronic renal disease is normally caused by a primary malfunction of the kidneys and not another illness or toxicity, although acute renal failure can sometimes develop into a chronic form of the condition. (bluecross.org.uk)
  • Lyme disease can be a devastating illness in people, and our pets are at risk too. (petdoors.com)
  • In this book, the authors gather current research in the study of canine behavior and diseases. (novapublishers.com)
  • Vets treat Lyme disease with antibiotic medication. (vetinfo.com)
  • The vets started to find that many of the sick dogs had been on grain-free diets, high in legumes, leading up to their illnesses. (mercurynews.com)
  • Because vets mostly test dogs at annual check-ups, this data can't tell us how Lyme is changing over short periods of time. (newscientist.com)
  • 5. Fungal Skin Disease. (wiley.com)
  • DURHAM, N.H. (AP) - A University of New Hampshire pathologist recently diagnosed a fungal disease called Valley Fever in a rescue dog from Arizona, the school said in a news release Tuesday. (ap.org)
  • Fungal organisms in the soil can infect dogs when they eat or sniff contaminated soil. (avma.org)
  • The FDA report stated that canine DCM was typically caused by a genetic predisposition in large breed dogs such as Great Danes and Newfoundlands. (mercurynews.com)
  • Dog DNA has inherently fewer privacy concerns and dogs' faster generation times can lead researchers to a more rapid pace of discovery than possible in human genetic studies. (prnewswire.com)
  • Owners want to know all about their dogs - not just the breed, but the genetic markers that can shed light on possible diseases they may face in the future,' said Ryan Boyko , Embark's CEO and co-founder. (prnewswire.com)
  • Embark is the only canine genetics company that uses a research-grade DNA genotyping platform, similar to those that back human direct-to-consumer genetic tests. (prnewswire.com)
  • Research in our group focuses on the canine genetic research. (helsinki.fi)
  • The unique population history and breed structure of dogs make them great candidates for genetic research. (helsinki.fi)
  • Autoimmune diseases are increasingly prevalent in dogs and have genetic and environmental triggers. (animalwellnessmagazine.com)
  • Both genetic and environmental factors can cause or "trigger" immune dysfunction, leading to either immune deficiency - or immune stimulation, also called autoimmune disease. (animalwellnessmagazine.com)
  • The resultant autoimmune diseases reflect the sum of the genetic and environmental factors involved. (animalwellnessmagazine.com)
  • Although there does appear to be a genetic link, there is no clear evidence to support the presence of a genetic mutation and the probability of the disease affecting a dog. (petmd.com)
  • In some genetic studies that are underway, German Shepherds , Pembroke and Cardigan Welsh Corgi's, Chesapeake Bay Retrievers, Irish Setters, Boxers , Collies , Rhodesian Ridgebacks, and Poodles have shown an increased prevalence for the disease. (petmd.com)
  • Boxer arrhythmogenic cardiomyopathy is a genetic disease that usually appears in adult boxers. (petwellbeing.com)
  • Dedicated to finding out genetic mutations that result to diseases and sufferings to dogs. (botw.org)
  • A significant genetic component has been noted for periodontal disease. (embracepetinsurance.com)
  • Some cause renal disease in dogs, while others, depending upon their type, cause liver disease. (ehow.co.uk)
  • Liver disease, also known as hepatitis, is a broad term describing a number of liver conditions. (1800petmeds.com)
  • Since the liver is an essential part of the immune system, liver disease may often lead to a serious immune deficiency syndrome. (1800petmeds.com)
  • however, because of the remarkable regenerative capacity of the liver, most dogs can be successfully treated. (1800petmeds.com)
  • Obstruction of the bile ducts from the gall bladder may also lead to liver disease. (1800petmeds.com)
  • In many cases, abnormal immune system responses may affect the liver potentially leading to liver disease. (1800petmeds.com)
  • All pets are susceptible to liver disease. (1800petmeds.com)
  • Infectious canine hepatitis is a sometimes fatal infectious disease of the liver. (wikipedia.org)
  • Liver disease follows a fairly predictable course. (petwave.com)
  • As the liver loses its ability to function, the dog will become extremely sick and ultimately die. (petwave.com)
  • Identifying the symptoms and signs of Liver Disease in dogs is the first step to knowing if your dog requires medical attention. (petwave.com)
  • It can be called "prior" or "after" liver disease. (canidae.com)
  • an example of "after" liver disease is a blocked bile duct. (canidae.com)
  • Since the liver is connected so intricately to the biochemistry of an organism, it can make diagnosing canine liver disease difficult. (canidae.com)
  • Liver disease can affect many body functions and in turn the liver can be affected by many other organs and systems of the body. (canidae.com)
  • Due to the paradoxical attributes of the liver, diagnosing and treating the disease can be exceedingly difficult. (canidae.com)
  • Any number of traumas to a dog may result in liver disease: a hernia to the diaphragm, being hit by a car, a bruise or heatstroke. (canidae.com)
  • Contact with toxins from pesticides, herbicides, insecticides, bleach, household cleaners and paint chips that may contain lead can all cause liver disease. (canidae.com)
  • Your dog could contract hepatitis, which is an inflammation of the liver. (canidae.com)
  • There are numerous symptoms for canine liver disease. (canidae.com)
  • If your dog is diagnosed with canine liver disease, you should remove any toxic agents that could be involved. (canidae.com)
  • Older dogs are susceptible to many of the same diseases that affect older people. (bellaonline.com)
  • Anyone is susceptible to contracting this disease, but we find that children and people who accidentally eat dirt are at higher risk. (petsbest.com)
  • Canine obesity is caused by too many calories and not enough exercise. (vetinfo.com)
  • In Australia and the United Kingdom, dog ownership was associated with increased accelerometer-measured physical activity among children aged 5 to 12 years (7-9) and a lower likelihood of overweight or obesity among children aged 5 to 6 years (10). (cdc.gov)
  • 14. Congenital and Hereditary Skin Diseases. (wiley.com)
  • Autoimmune problems can trigger IBD and some dogs, such as Boxers, can have a hereditary form of IBD. (hubpages.com)
  • More than 700 Americans experience a partial loss of vision or have their eye surgically removed every year after they acquire Toxocariasis , an infection of a roundworm parasite that lives in the feces of dogs. (coloradoan.com)
  • There are several ways to determine if your dog has developed a urinary tract disease such as a urinary tract infection. (vetinfo.com)
  • Once affected by laurel wilt disease, trees succumb soon after infection. (eurekalert.org)
  • The tick must be attached for 24 hours or more to cause a Lyme disease infection. (hubpages.com)
  • An annual booster shot is also needed to extend protection against Lyme disease infection. (hubpages.com)
  • There is an increased risk of infection associated with amount of time spent outdoors, a larger roaming space accessed by the dog, and increasing age. (wikipedia.org)
  • Media exposure of this infection virtually exploded, leaving most of the general public with some basic knowledge and concern about this infection as it pertains to themselves as well as to their dogs. (veterinarypartner.com)
  • The canine experience of Lyme disease is very different from the human infection and we hope to sort out confusion here. (veterinarypartner.com)
  • The first lesson to be learned about the Lyme disease infection is that, as mentioned, it manifests completely differently in man's best friend compared with the human experience. (veterinarypartner.com)
  • At this same point in the infection timeline, dogs have yet to develop any symptoms at all and 90 percent of infected dogs never will. (veterinarypartner.com)
  • Some male dogs do not display any symptoms of this infection that can develop in intact dogs. (dogster.com)
  • If flea populations are not controlled, disease and infection can cause serious harm to your dog. (dailypuppy.com)
  • It is not a common infection but can be devastating when it is present in a dog of any age. (dailypuppy.com)
  • Chagas disease begins as an acute infection that can subside on its own. (disabled-world.com)
  • There is no specific cure for periodontal disease, so the goal of treatment is to control the infection and stop the progression of the disease. (revivalanimal.com)
  • There is not a 100-percent accurate, definitive test for this infection in dogs, though there are many tests available. (akc.org)
  • Sadly, there is no guaranteed cure for this infection in dogs. (akc.org)
  • Long-term doses of combinations of antibiotics have been tried, as well as neutering and isolation of infected dogs, but the infection often reappears. (akc.org)
  • Cushing's dog disease typically comes with age. (infobarrel.com)
  • Healthy dogs will typically excrete any excessive amounts of phosphorus, which means there is no need to quantify or control the amounts taken in from a varied, nutritious and good quality diet. (infobarrel.com)
  • In dogs, heart and neurologic issues are exceedingly rare, plus the symptoms of canine Lyme disease generally respond rapidly to an inexpensive course of proper antibiotics (see below for details). (veterinarypartner.com)
  • These changes in behavior could be signs of Canine Cognitive Dysfunction. (bellaonline.com)
  • At 7 years of age, about one in five dogs show some signs of Canine Cognitive Dysfunction. (bellaonline.com)
  • If your dog has digestive issues, you may also notice some or all of the following signs. (hillspet.com)
  • Pets infected with Lyme disease may not show any signs for 2-5 months. (akc.org)
  • The use of scent-discriminating dogs has shown to offer the avocado industry legitimate signs of hope in their fight against the spread of such a profit-crusher throughout their groves. (eurekalert.org)
  • It is so common, most dogs will start to show signs of damage to their teeth and gums by three years of age. (eurekalert.org)
  • However, by watching for signs, consulting your vet, and learning about metabolic disorders in older dogs, you'll be able to diagnose and get treatment for your dog quickly. (wikihow.com)
  • Thus, these are some of the best signs of metabolic disorder in older dogs. (wikihow.com)
  • Initially signs may include fever and achiness, but quickly change to include neurologic disease including confusion, agitation, and mentation changes. (petsbest.com)
  • Typical signs in dogs include hair loss and scaly skin. (wikipedia.org)
  • Dogs with UTIs will exhibit many of these signs: cloudy or bloody urine, inability to urinate, straining when trying to pee, painful urination, obsessive licking of the genital area, increase in the amount and/or frequency of urination, suddenly house soiling, back pain and vomiting. (dogster.com)
  • It is important to pick the signs of joint disease as early as possible, so as to prevent your pet from undergoing suffering. (buzzle.com)
  • Dogs with arrhythmias can have no signs of disease other than "fainting" episodes. (animalwellnessmagazine.com)
  • Look out for these silent signs your dog is sick . (rd.com)
  • Learn about the warning signs, symptoms, and treatments of Allergic Dermatitis disease and other skin conditions in dogs. (hillspet.co.uk)
  • Signs of vestibular disease are shocking to be sure. (gopetplan.com)
  • If your pet is showing signs of vestibular disease, stay calm and try to comfort your dizzy dog or crazed cat. (gopetplan.com)
  • Signs of the disease in a dog include infertility, spontaneous abortions and stillbirths. (necn.com)
  • Three to fifteen days after exposure to the virus, the dog develops a fever, doesn't want to eat, has no energy, and her eyes and nose become runny. (howstuffworks.com)
  • Common early symptoms of Valley Fever in dogs are coughing, fever, weight loss, lack of appetite, and lack of energy. (ap.org)
  • American dog tick bites can cause itching, fever and, in some cases, tick paralysis. (pestworld.org)
  • During this time of worldwide viral pandemic, we must remember that life and other diseases still go on. (akc.org)
  • Pseudorabies is a highly fatal viral disease caused by a herpes virus. (petplace.com)
  • 6. Viral, Rickettsial and Protozoal Diseases. (wiley.com)
  • Elaine Ostrander, chief of cancer genetics at the National Human Genome Research Institute, said dog genetics could help narrow down the search for human disease genes. (redorbit.com)
  • Canine DNA research, historically underfunded, is now nipping at the heels of human genetics research, with Embark leading the pack. (prnewswire.com)
  • Embark provides that critical information with comprehensive and accurate testing that is unique in canine genetics. (prnewswire.com)
  • There's a lot of literature that points to chondrodystrophy in dogs as an exciting animal model for degenerative disc disease in people," said Bannasch, who also holds the Maxine Adler Endowed Chair in Genetics. (ucdavis.edu)
  • and the genetics of dog behavior. (novapublishers.com)
  • How do you treat vestibular disease in dogs? (reference.com)
  • Treatment of vestibular disease in dogs is a combination of treating both the symptoms of the condition and any underlying conditions associated with it. (reference.com)
  • There is no one method of treating vestibular disease in dogs. (reference.com)
  • Vestibular disease in dogs is usually idiopathic, meaning its cause is unknown. (reference.com)
  • Dasuquin is a joint supplement prescribed for dogs who display symptoms of arthritis. (buzzle.com)
  • Blood and urine samples are normally the first tests done to diagnose renal failure in dogs, as both can show up abnormalities linked to the condition. (bluecross.org.uk)
  • As raccoons and other wildlife infringe into more urban areas, they carry disease that are contagious to dogs. (coloradoan.com)
  • Lyme disease is not contagious from one dog to another animal or human unless a tick that bites the infected dog goes on to bite another. (yahoo.com)
  • Share The canine flu virus, also referred to as Canine Influenza Virus, Greyho. (petplace.com)
  • Canine influenza is caused by the canine influenza virus. (avma.org)
  • Compilation of various advice for common canine symptoms and illnesses. (botw.org)
  • Give your dog tick and flea control. (hubpages.com)
  • Most regions of the world have flea populations, and the insects are known to infest the bodies and bedding of dogs. (dailypuppy.com)
  • Diseases that your dog can contract from fleas include internal parasites, tularemia, flea allergy dermatitis, and haemobartonellosis. (dailypuppy.com)
  • While not all dogs will get those diseases from fleas, many will suffer from flea infestations. (dailypuppy.com)
  • Flea-borne diseases cause different but sometimes overlapping symptoms. (dailypuppy.com)
  • Because the symptoms of each of these flea-borne diseases can mimic one another it's important to have a qualified vet do a physical exam an any necessary laboratory tests to determine what is really going on with the dog. (dailypuppy.com)
  • Many of these diseases are preventable and treatable although there is no way to ensure that your dog will be 100% safe from them in his lifetime. (vetinfo.com)
  • Additionally, Dr. Sigmon discusses the current treatment recommendations for this preventable disease. (akcchf.org)
  • Transmission of Lyme disease has been reported in dogs throughout the United States and Europe, but is most prevalent in the upper Midwestern states, the Atlantic seaboard and the Pacific coastal states. (yahoo.com)
  • Gum disease, also known as gingivitis, is one of the most prevalent medical conditions in adult dogs. (eurekalert.org)
  • Is Lyme disease prevalent in your area? (hubpages.com)
  • Fungi are usually found on the skin of dogs and are also prevalent in the environment. (petmd.com)
  • Periodontal disease (also referred to as periodontitis) is regarded as the most prevalent disease in pets. (embracepetinsurance.com)
  • DNA mutation responsible for Canine Multipe System Degeneration (CMSD or PNA) in Kerry Blue Terriers and Chinese Crested Dogs has been identified - test available. (caninegeneticdiseases.net)
  • Most importantly, the underlying cause must be addressed in pets with chronic ear disease. (timesunion.com)
  • Chronic renal disease is an irreversible long-term condition which progresses gradually over time. (bluecross.org.uk)
  • Although there is no cure for chronic renal disease, early intervention can sometimes limit the damage done to the kidneys and slow the progression of the disease. (bluecross.org.uk)
  • With the proper series of preventative vaccinations, your dog will most likely never suffer any of the diseases listed in this section, but we've described them just in case. (howstuffworks.com)
  • There are many diseases that a dog can actually suffer from that are directly related to having fleas. (dailypuppy.com)
  • Many dogs who swim frequently suffer ear and skin issues when the ears stay damp or are not cleaned after the swim. (timesunion.com)
  • Since periodontal disease is a progressive process, older pets tend to suffer disproportionally from more advanced stages of the disease. (embracepetinsurance.com)
  • If your dog has difficulty walking or balancing, seems to be tilting his head to one side, and displays an odd rolling eye movement, he may have idiopathic vestibular disease. (pedigree.com)
  • If your dog has idiopathic vestibular disease he will feel extremely "seasick" and may have a hard time walking or even standing up. (pedigree.com)
  • Does your dog have idiopathic vestibular disease? (pedigree.com)
  • Idiopathic vestibular disease generally resolves on its own within a week, and during that time your pet will need an extra helping of TLC. (gopetplan.com)