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Slipped Disc = Potty Disaster (Doggie Style)

My dog is currently wrapping up her 7 days of “crate rest.” About a week ago, I took her to the vet because she couldn’t use her back legs. 280 more words

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News Release: Kennel Club Charitable Trust Gives Further Funding To Canine Genetic Research Project ‘Give A Dog A Genome’

Additional £25k granted to the Animal Health Trust to create larger and more powerful genome bank to improve dog health.

The Kennel Club Charitable Trust has granted a further £25,000 to Give a Dog a Genome, the pioneering initiative from leading UK veterinary charity, the Animal Health Trust (AHT), to improve canine health by applying the latest genome sequencing technology to canine genetics research. 648 more words


Winners of Europe’s most prestigious Veterinary Awards revealed

A leading veterinary neurologist, a pre-eminent diagnostic imaging expert, a PhD student researching ways to combat antimicrobial resistance, and a canine pathology student have today each received one of the largest veterinary awards in the world for the role they are playing in transforming dog health. 443 more words


Snipping puppy dog tails?

Bangalore Mirror Bureau | Apr 12, 2016, 02.49 PM IST

Today I’d like to share my thoughts on tail docking, earcropping and removal of the dew claw.

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Symptoms of Hip Dysplasia

Hey All:

My posts are looking to be a weekly thing by now. My goal is to post more, but the talking about the disease is the boring part so I dread these first few posts. 552 more words

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What is hip dysplasia?

I have read a lot of definitions of hip dysplasia, but in the simplest words of the American Animal Hospital Associations (AAHA), “hip dysplasia is a genetic disorder in which dogs have a poor fitting hip joint” (1). 468 more words

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