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mountain dog type. 14 Research conducted on the Tornjak population indicated the breed’s predisposition to hip dysplasia with a prevalence of over 20%. 15 , 16 In addition to conservation strategies, the breed health strategy is needed, and breed-specific

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in American Journal of Veterinary Research

larger study, 2 left ventricular internal diameter at end systole (LVIDs) was found to be above non-breed–specific prediction intervals in 11.1% of dogs. Determination of breed-specific LVIDs reference intervals would be particularly important for

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in American Journal of Veterinary Research

infer any breed-specific risk. 18,19 , c Media portrayals of certain dog breeds as being particularly aggressive, along with persistent popular myths that physical and behavioral characteristics can distinguish certain breeds from other dogs of a

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CKCS, based on ABR abnormalities reported in humans with CM, BAER data for the CKCS need to be established with respect to the degree of CM. Therefore, the purpose of this study was to establish breed-specific BAER data and to determine if BAER indexes

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in American Journal of Veterinary Research

R eference intervals for whole blood (WB) and plasma taurine concentrations in dogs have been derived; however, breed-specific differences may exist. 1 , 2 Platelets are rich in taurine, 3 and Cavalier King Charles Spaniels (CKCSs) are

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in dogs and to determine the methods pet owners use to obtain general veterinary medical information. The hypotheses were that the quality of anesthesia-related information on the Web is poor, breed-specific warnings are prominent on the Web, and most

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intervals, whereas the calculation of breed-specific reference intervals was performed by use of the robust method, as recommended when the number of reference animals is between 40 and 120. 22 A bootstrapping method was used for the determination of

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. 5,8–16 , a Low serum free T 4 concentrations have been reported in Greyhounds but not Whippets or Sloughis. 5,10–13 Reports of total T 3 concentration in healthy sighthounds are variable; relative to non–breed-specific reference intervals, values

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presumed subject to regulation. Breed-specific legislation must also be viewed in light of study findings 9,57 that indicate a lack of correlation between behavior and physical phenotype. This imprecision in breed assignment also brings into question the

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the paw of a hind limb between subsequent ipsilateral ground contacts, and stride time was computed from the elapsed time between ground contacts. Kinetic calculations —Breed-specific morphometric data 1 were used in a link-segment model consisting

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