retrospective companion dog studies are not thought to be representative of the national population of companion dogs (eg, insured dogs or dogs seen at corporate or teaching veterinary hospitals). 7 – 10 Additionally, because some companion dogs die at home
.5 cm in width. Surgery was discussed as the only potentially curative treatment; however, due to associated risks the owner elected to proceed with medical management. The dog was started on trilostane PO (Vetoryl) at 30 mg (1.7 mg/kg) twice daily. ACTH
from those mortality rates, we estimate that 6.2 to 6.8 million pet dogs died in the US in 2020. In a study 4 in the UK, it was found that of dogs that died, 86% were euthanized. An initial report from the Dog Aging Project (DAP) 5 found a euthanasia
A 9-year-old 15.1-kg castrated male Beagle dog was evaluated because of a 1-month history of cervical pain and progressive tetraparesis that was initially responsive to nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory therapy.
A 5-year-old 16.3-kg intact male mixed-breed dog was referred to the São Paulo State University Veterinary Hospital for a 3-month history of apathy, anorexia, lethargy, and weakness as well as a 3-day duration of severe acute
Photomicrographs (A and B) of a fine-needle aspirate from the thoracic mass in a female dog showing 2 distinct cell populations. Romanowsky stain; 100X magnification.
The dog had a history of progressive lethargy and weight
. Written informed consent was obtained from the dog owners involved in this study.
The study population consisted of client-owned dogs prospectively recruited at the Konkuk University Veterinary Medicine Teaching Hospital from January 2020 to December
manifestation, the clefts may present in any type of dog despite it genetically having a low risk.
While the number of articles published in dentistry and oral surgery have increased in the last 10 years, papers 11 – 13 related to CP management in dogs remain
also recorded. Follow-up examinations were performed under anesthesia at our institution or by the referring veterinarian. Communication via e-mail was also attempted with the dog owners.
Seven dogs (2019 to 2022) met the