NEW_PAYMENTform_2014NEW_PAYMENTform_2014
K9_cover_Oct_2020K9_cover_Oct_2020
K9_DL_112020K9_DL_112020
space
 
Space
 
Ratesdownload (1)
Space
 
Space
 
Magazine Flip
Space
 
Skyscraper 3
canineSUBSCRIBEside_200canineSUBSCRIBEside_200
Space
 
VIP_sign200VIP_sign200
Home » Health & Training You are browsing entries filed in “Health & Training”

Morris Animal Foundation Announces Call for Newfoundland Subvalvular Aortic Stenosis Research Proposals

Newf head study

 Morris Animal Foundation is now accepting proposals for the study of subvalvular aortic stenosis (SAS) in the Newfoundland dog breed, one of the most common congenital heart defects in dogs. The request is part of the Foundation’s Donor-Inspired Study program, which allows individual donors and foundations to directly support research topics for which they have a passion and [...]

October 20th, 2020 | Posted in Breaking News,Featured,Health & Training | Read More »

Merck Animal Health Supports Rabies Elimination by 2030 on World Rabies Day

Vaccine

In recognition of World Rabies Day Merck Animal Health, known as MSD Animal Health outside the United States and Canada, a division of Merck & Co., Inc., Kenilworth, N.J., USA (NYSE:MRK), today announced the launch of a global campaign to raise awareness among veterinarians, dog owners and volunteers who are committed to eliminate rabies through ongoing [...]

September 29th, 2020 | Posted in Health & Training | Read More »

Preparing Your Pets for Disasters

Disaster

Dr. Ruth, “The Pet Vet”, shares what you need to prepare your pets for a disaster The recent wildfires and hurricanes remind us that disasters can occur at any time. When disasters strike, there is no time for blunders. Evacuations leave little time to pack. Being ready at a moment’s notice is critical and having [...]

September 22nd, 2020 | Posted in Health & Training | Read More »

NC State Manufacturing and Veterinary Medicine Team up to Save Dog

NC State

At a time when the expectation is that we should all stay apart, the NC State Center for Additive Manufacturing and Logistics (CAMAL) has come together — safely, of course — with the NC State College of Veterinary Medicine (CVM) and an industry partner to perform a miraculous procedure that saved the life of a dog and [...]

September 21st, 2020 | Posted in Health & Training | Read More »

Potential Genetic Link Identified Between Hypothyroidism and Development of T-Zone Lymphoma in Dogs

Morris Animal Foundation

A genetic mutation might be the reason dogs with hypothyroidism are less likely to develop T-zone lymphoma (TZL). That’s the finding from Morris Animal Foundation-funded researchers at Colorado State University who tried to identify genetic risk factors for TZL using a genome-wide association study (GWAS) and subsequent targeted sequencing. They recently published their results in the journal BMC [...]

September 16th, 2020 | Posted in Breaking News,Health & Training | Read More »

UC Davis Aids Long-Serving K-9 Officer

Kilo

Wildlife Officer Paul Cardoza, a game warden with the California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW), refers to his partner, K-9 Kilo, as his most trusted piece of equipment. The pair have been together for 11 years. So, when Kilo, a 13-year-old male German shepherd/Belgian Malinois mix, was having trouble walking and supporting himself on [...]

September 2nd, 2020 | Posted in Health & Training | Read More »

AVMA Urges Pet Evacuation Kits For Those in Path of Storms, Wildfires

stormy-weather-_AQHA_Equine-Chronicle

Hundreds of wildfires are burning in California, forcing more than 100,000 people to evacuate and affecting air quality as far away as Nebraska. Meanwhile, two tropical storms are bearing down on the Gulf of Mexico, threatening millions more with potentially dangerous winds, flooding and tornadoes. In response to these ongoing and looming emergencies, the American [...]

August 26th, 2020 | Posted in Featured,Health & Training | Read More »

Philanthropic Partnership Aids in Cancer Care

Prince

Prince, a 9-year-old male standard poodle, was referred to the UC Davis veterinary hospital in 2017 for further evaluation of a lump on his right hind leg. His owner reported it has been there for about a year and had not changed in size. Fine needle aspirates of the mass were taken by the Oncology [...]

August 25th, 2020 | Posted in Health & Training | Read More »

Chew On This: New Survey Shows Many Puppy Owners Don’t Know How Long to Feed Puppy Food, And The Reason Why Might Surprise You

Purina

A Purina survey, released today, found that while most puppy owners know dogs under a year old are considered puppies, the majority don’t realize breed size determines how long their dog is considered a puppy and ultimately how long they need to eat puppy food. “Puppies have specific nutritional requirements to help support their rapid growth and development. Similar [...]

August 24th, 2020 | Posted in Health & Training | Read More »

New Research From Purina and Mayo Clinic: Therapy Dogs Offer New Fibromyalgia Management Option

CaringCanine1

- Better Together Study from Purina and Mayo Clinic found people with fibromyalgia experienced a more positive emotional-physiologic state after single session with therapy dog – For condition with no known cure, researchers identify animal-assisted activity is an effective tool to help manage the physical and mental health of fibromyalgia patients – Therapy dogs studied [...]

August 20th, 2020 | Posted in Health & Training | Read More »

Archives

  • October 2020