TITLE

Glucosuria in Norwegian elkhounds and other breeds during dog shows

AUTHOR(S)
Heiene, R.; Bjørndal, H.; Indrebø, A.
PUB. DATE
April 2010
SOURCE
Veterinary Record: Journal of the British Veterinary Association;4/10/2010, Vol. 166 Issue 15, p459
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Clinically healthy Norwegian elkhounds were tested for glucosuria by urine dipstick analysis and the results were compared with a group of dogs of other breeds during 15 dog shows. Fifty-two of 187 Norwegian elkhounds (27.3 per cent) and 15 of 202 dogs of other breeds (7.4 per cent) were glucosuric during the dog shows; the difference was statistically significant. Two of the glucosuric elkhounds and one non-glucosuric elkhound developed signs of kidney disease during the year of the study.
ACCESSION #
49252058

 

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