Normal color variations of the canine ocular fundus, a retrospective study in Swedish dogs
- Dogs get more love, veterinary care than cats, study says. // DVM: The Newsmagazine of Veterinary Medicine;Mar2008, Vol. 39 Issue 3, pS2
The article discusses the results of a study in Schaumburg, Illinois that offers reasons behind the less attention given to cats than dogs when it comes to veterinary medical care from their owners. The paper entitled "Perceptions and Attitudes of Pet Owners Executive Summary" indicates that dog...
- Use of extradural pressure waves to confirm extradural needle placement in dogs. Iff, I.; Moens, Y . P . S. // Veterinary Record: Journal of the British Veterinary Association;9/4/2010, Vol. 167 Issue 9, p384
The article offers information on a study that assessed the use of extradural pressure waves to confirm correct extradural needle placement in dogs.
- Breed Health Initiatives. Steinrock, Karen // Dog World;Jun2006, Vol. 91 Issue 6, p42
Features several breed clubs in the U.S. that have a separate health foundation to raise money for canine breed research. American Bloodhound Club; Havanese Club of America; West Highland White Terrier Club of America.
- Texas A&M finds DHA aids canine vision. Tremayne, Jessica // DVM: The Newsmagazine of Veterinary Medicine;Apr2006, Vol. 37 Issue 4, p1S
The article reports on the study that correlates docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) to puppies of its effects on visual stimulus response, conducted by researchers from Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine and Biological Sciences in College Station, Texas. It analyzed visual performance of dogs...
- REGULATORY NEWS: IN BRIEF. // DVM: The Newsmagazine of Veterinary Medicine;Aug2011, Vol. 42 Issue 8, p40
The article offers news briefs related to veterinary medicine in the U.S. which include the support of the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) on the construction of a new national monument that recognizes the contributions of military working dogs and the move of the Morris Animal...
- Keeping pets sweet: Treating diabetes in dogs. // Biomedical Market Newsletter;9/30/2011, Vol. 21, p767
The article reports on the study by the researchers at the University of Veterinary Medicine in Vienna which shows that a commercially available system for continuous glucose monitoring can be applied to dogs without requiring the animals to be kept in a clinic.
- Turn Up The Light On Your Diagnosis. Garston, Matthew J. // Review of Optometry;8/15/2002, Vol. 139 Issue 8, p71
Part I: Presents two case studies showing the importance of turning up the light during the eye diagnosis. Slit lamp exam of the cornea; Binocular indirect ophthalmoscope exam of the peripheral retina.
- Risks Linked to Early Neutering. Durand, Marcella // Dog World;Apr2008, Vol. 93 Issue 4, p7
The article focuses on a study which found that early neutering may be a risk factor for developing excessive tibial plateau angle (TPA) in large-breed dogs with cranial cruciate ligament disease, a common cause of lameness in dogs. The research published in the December 1, 2007 issue of the...
- Surprising Results in Bloat Study. Durand, Marcella // Dog World;May2006, Vol. 91 Issue 5, p10
Reports on the hypothesis tested by researchers at Purdue University in Indiana about the type of dog food that increased the risk of developing gastric dilatation-volvulus (GDV) or bloat. Ingredients of dry dog foods studied by the researchers; Number of GDV cases examined by the researchers.