TITLE

Obesity in labradors and golden retrievers

AUTHOR(S)
Raffan, Eleanor
PUB. DATE
March 2013
SOURCE
Veterinary Record: Journal of the British Veterinary Association;3/23/2013, Vol. 172 Issue 12, p320
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Letter
ABSTRACT
A letter to the editor is presented that relates to the GOdogs Project which aims to study the genetics of development of obesity in labradors and golden retrievers breed of dogs.
ACCESSION #
86439613

 

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