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*  Hemorrhagic gastroenteritis
... (HGE) is a disease of dogs characterized by sudden vomiting and bloody diarrhea. The symptoms are ... HGE is most common in young adult dogs of any breed, but especially small dogs such as the Toy Poodle and Miniature Schnauzer. ... Clinical signs of HGE and canine parvovirus (CPV) are similar enough that they need to be differentiated. It may or may not be ... Clostridium perfringens has been found in large numbers in the intestines of many affected dogs. Profuse vomiting is usually ...
*  Wobbler disease
In younger dogs such as Great Danes less than two years of age, wobbler disease is caused by stenosis (narrowing) of the ... Dogs often have a crouching stance with a downward flexed neck. The disease progresses to the front legs, but the symptoms are ... The owner reported it had been two years since the dog was able to hold its neck in an elevated position. Wobbler disease is ... It is most likely inherited to at least some extent in dogs and horses. Wobbler disease is probably inherited in the Borzoi, ...
*  East-European Shepherd
The breed was created in 1930-1950s as a working dog adapted for service in the Army and police as guard dogs and sniffer dogs ... One of the main reason for development of VEO was to get rid of hip dysplasia and elbow dysplasia, a common disease in German ... VEOs are also used as guide dogs for the blind and there are VEO therapy dogs. This breed is popular in Russia where it entered ... VEOs excel as K9 and personal protection guard dogs or as companions. East European Shepherds are working dogs and need a ...
*  Basset Hound
Von Willebrand disease, hypothyroidism, hip dysplasia, and elbow dysplasia. The modern Basset Hound descends from French dogs ... Other famous TV Bassets are the wisecracking Cleo from The People's Choice, Columbo's dog Dog, and the sheriff's dog Flash in ... The e allele is recessive, so red and lemon dogs are homozygous e/e. Lemon dogs are lighter in colour than Reds, but the ... No black hairs will be present on either Red or Lemon dogs. If there are any black hairs, the dog is officially a tricolour. ...
*  Mongrel
"Mongrel dogs are less prone to many diseases than the average purebred dog" and, referring to death rates, "Mongrels were ... While the AKC does allow mixed-breed dogs to earn their Canine Good Citizen award, mixed-breed dogs are not permitted to enter ... These advantages led to a decreased mortality in the offspring of cross-bred dogs. Morris, Desmond (2008). "Feral dogs". Dogs: ... but now refers to dogs belonging to or descended from a population of wild or feral dogs. The Canaan Dog is an example of a ...
*  Animal bite
Dog bites are commonplace, with children the most commonly bitten and the face the most common target. About 4.7 million dog ... Ticks also transmit many diseases such as Lyme disease. Spider bite Insect bites and stings Flea bites are responsible for the ... Girls are bitten more frequently by cats than they are by dogs. Boys are bitten by dogs two times more often than girls are ... Up to three fourths of dog bites happen to those younger than 20 years-old. In the United States, the costs associated with dog ...
*  White dog shaker syndrome
"A case of shaker dog disease in a miniature dachshund". J Vet Med Sci. 66 (9): 1159-60. doi:10.1292/jvms.66.1159. PMID 15472486 ... White dog shaker syndrome (also known as idiopathic steroid responsive shaker syndrome, shaker dog syndrome and "little white ... ISBN 0-7216-6795-3. "What is shaker dog syndrome?". Canine Inherited Disorders Database. University of Prince Edward Island. ... There is a sudden onset of the disease at one to two years of age. It is more likely to occur, and the symptom is worse during ...
*  Croatian Sheepdog
The Croatian Sheepdog is a very good breed for dog sports. They can compete in dog agility trials, obedience, showmanship, ... It is healthy, resistant to disease and not expensive to keep. It possesses a well-developed herding instinct and is an ... Some dogs are born tailless or with a short tail, or the tail is docked so that in an adult male it is about 4 cm long. However ... This dog usually obeys only one person and an older sheepdog may take some time to switch allegiance to a new master. If not ...
*  Fox Terrier
Of the female dogs from this period, Grove Nettle was the best known. In addition to those dogs, another named Old Tip is ... Myasthenia gravis, a neuromuscular disease, is inheritable in the Smooth Fox Terrier through an autosomal recessive gene. This ... The most successful dog at the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show was Ch. Warren Remedy, who won the Best in Show title three ... The earliest record of any white terrier was a dog named Pitch, who was owned by Colonel Thomas Thornton in 1790. The dog was ...
*  Lymphoma in animals
The TK canine cancer panel is an indicator of general neoplastic disease. The stage of the disease is important to treatment ... The same is true for dogs that have entered remission and ceased treatment. Monitoring for disease and remission/recurrence is ... Serum thymadine kinase 1 and C-reactive protein as biomarkers for screening clinically healthy dogs for occult disease. K A ... Most of the basic research on transplantation biology was generated in dogs. Current cure rates using stem cell therapy in dogs ...
*  Irish Wolfhound
These dogs are mentioned, as cĂș (variously translated as hound, Irish hound, war dog, wolf dog, etc.) in Irish laws and in ... ISBN 978-1-85279-077-6. Urfer SR, Gaillard C, Steiger, A (2007). "Lifespan and disease predispositions in the Irish wolfhound: ... Scottish Deerhound and English Mastiff dogs all played their part in Graham's creation of the dog we currently know. The famous ... Survivors left accounts of the fierce Celts and the huge dogs who fought with them and at their side. They were mentioned by ...
*  American Foxhound
... to increase speed and stamina in the dog, qualities still prevalent in today's dogs. One quality that the American Foxhound is ... The treatment is usually based on the severity of the disease. Owners will often have their American Foxhounds undergo blood ... A typical dog is gentle, easygoing, and gets along with children and other animals. However, they may act shy and reserved when ... Many of the dogs Washington kept were descended from Brooke's, and when crossed with the French hounds, helped to create the ...
*  Cocker Spaniel
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 ...
*  Golden Retriever
... hip and elbow dysplasia afflict one-fifth of dogs. Eye diseases are also possible in the breed; cataracts are the most common ... The Golden Retriever is popular as a disability assistance dog such as being a guide dog for the blind and a hearing dog for ... Because of this, they are commonly used as guide dogs, mobility assistance dogs, and search and rescue dogs. The average ... The Golden Retriever is a large-sized breed of dog bred as gun dogs to retrieve shot waterfowl such as ducks and upland game ...
*  Chronic superficial keratitis
Sapienza, John S. (2002). "Corneal Diseases of Dogs and Cats". Proceedings of the 27th World Congress of the World Small Animal ... Canine sunglasses have also been used to help protect the eyes of dogs with CSK to prevent further damage from ultraviolet ... Williams D (2005). "Major histocompatibility class II expression in the normal canine cornea and in canine chronic superficial ... particularly seen in the German Shepherd Dog. Chronic superficial keratitis is most commonly seen in German Shepherd Dogs, but ...
*  List of dog diseases
This list of dog diseases is a selection of diseases and other conditions found in the dog. Some of these diseases are unique ... The disease in dogs is usually nodular skin lesions of the head and trunk. Aspergillosis* is a fungal disease that in dogs is ... It is a rare disease in dogs, with cats seven to ten times more likely to be infected. The disease in dogs can affect the lungs ... Infectious canine hepatitis is a sometimes fatal infectious disease of the liver. Canine herpesvirus is an infectious disease ...
*  Hygroma (canine disease)
A hygroma, or a false bursa, is a discrete, fluid-filled sac that can form on the joints of dogs in response to repeated ... Dog skin disorders "Bursitis/Tendinitis" (PDF). Textbook of Small Animal Orthopaedics. 1985. Retrieved 2009-01-19. "Hygroma of ... the elbow in dogs". Journal American Vet Med Assoc. 167 (3): 213-9. 1978. PMID 1150517. ...
*  Canine histiocytic diseases
Histiocytic diseases in dogs are a group of diseases in dogs which may involve the skin, and which can be difficult to ... There are at least four well-defined canine histiocytic diseases: 1. Canine cutaneous histiocytoma (derived from specialised ... The disease predominately affects young to middle aged male dogs (2-8 years), although cases in females have been observed. SH ... The HS complex of diseases is best recognized in the Bernese Mountain Dog in which a familial association is apparent. Other ...
*  Canine vector-borne disease
A canine vector-borne disease (CVBD) is one of "a group of globally distributed and rapidly spreading illnesses that are caused ... 157-163 (April 2009). "First Canine Vector-Borne Disease Symposium in Billesley, UK" (Press release). Bayer HealthCare. April ... Domenico Otranto, Filipe Dantas-Torres & Edward B. Breitschwerdt, Managing canine vector-borne diseases of zoonotic concern: ... Some "canine vector-borne pathogens of major zoonotic concern" are distributed worldwide, while others are localized by ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Animal: Mammals: Dogs: Conditions and Diseases
Many canine illnesses are as well researched and documented as those in humans. ... Inherited Diseases in Dogs A guide to diseases and conditions of pure bred dogs which are likely to be transmitted wholly or ... Canine Genetic Diseases Network Information on projects searching for genetic mutations that cause disease and suffering in ... Learn about canine vaccinations and the diseases they prevent, parasites, and home remedies for your dog. ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Animal: Mammals: Dogs: Conditions and Diseases: Deafness
DDEAF - Deaf Dog Education Action Fund Non-profit organization assisting the betterment of life of these dogs through education ... An email discussion group for owners of deaf dogs. The message archives are for members only. ... Includes training tips, adoption info and atlas locating other owned deaf dogs in your area. ... From the LSU site, links to sources of information about deafness in dogs and cats. ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Animal: Mammals: Dogs: Conditions and Diseases: Epilepsy
Canine Epilepsy Resource Center Overview of the disease, glossary of terms, and causes of seizures. Also provides information ... Canine Epilepsy Network Resource for all those concerned with canine epilepsy. Site sponsored by the University of Missouri ... Canine Seizures - Causes and Treatments Information including overview, various medications used to treat this ailment and data ... Aimed about informing the animal care practitioner about epilepsy in dogs by Vetstream. ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Animal: Mammals: Dogs: Conditions and Diseases: Cancer
Demian Dressler, DVM, blogs about dog cancer and what owners can do if their dog has canine cancer. ... Canine Cancer.com Information about the disease, its types and treatment options, nutrition and diet, clinical trials, news, ... Kate Koogler Canine Cancer Fund Invites contributions for bone cancer research in large breed dogs. Details of activities and ... Canine Osteosarcoma Information regarding osteosarcoma (bone cancer) in dogs, from Dr. Sarah Sheafor at South Paws Veterinary ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Animal: Mammals: Dogs: Conditions and Diseases: Babesia
Tick spread infection by Babesia organisms causing red blood cell destruction in their canine hosts. ... Tick spread infection by Babesia organisms causing red blood cell destruction in their canine hosts. ...
*  John R. Lukacs
1982). Dental disease, dietary patterns and subsistence at Harappa and Mohenjodaro. in Harappan civilization. (1983). Human ... 1991). Localized enamel hypoplasia of human deciduous canine teeth: prevalence and pattern of expression in rural Pakistan. [ ... 1978). Bio-cultural interaction in prehistoric India: culture, ecology and the pattern of dental disease in neolithic- ... particularly concerning an enamel defect named Localized Hypoplasia of the Primary Canines (or LHPC). (editor) The People of ...