American Journal of Veterinary Research

The mission of AJVR is to disseminate throughout the world the highest-impact, rigorously reviewed veterinary science research across the spectrum of species, using an online-only, open access format for maximum accessibility. The AJVR converted to a fully open access platform 6/1/22. Open access articles are licensed under the Creative Commons CC BY-NC license. CC BY licensing is available upon request. Archival material is freely available. All rights are reserved in archival material.

Online ISSN: 1943-5681

Volume 85 (2024): Issue 5 (May 2024)

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Multistrain probiotics fail to modulate the asthmatic phenotype, respiratory microbiota, and immune responses in cats

Julia D. Remaks
,
Aida I. Vientos-Plotts
,
Hansjorg Rindt
,
Zachary McAdams
,
Aaron C. Ericsson
, and
Carol R. Reinero
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Comparison of subarachnoid administration of low-dose bupivacaine and lidocaine in healthy goats

Bethany M. Fackler
,
Luisito S. Pablo
,
Ludovica Chiavaccini
,
Jorge A. Hernandez
, and
Martha F. Mallicote
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Plasma and interstitial fluid antibiotic levels of subcutaneously implanted compounded florfenicol calcium sulfate beads in New Zealand White rabbits (Oryctolagus cuniculus)

Megan Partyka
,
Stephen Divers
,
Crisanta Cruz-Espindola
,
Alisia A. W. Weyna
,
Nicole L. Gottdenker
,
Laura Burns
,
Kelsey Trumpp
, and
Dawn M. Boothe
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Timed up and go demonstrates strong interrater agreement and criterion validity as a functional test in geriatric dogs

Kelly M. McMullin
,
Patrick C. Carney
,
Ivanka G. Juran
,
Kurt R. Venator
,
Allison V. Miller
,
Margret I. Lenfest
,
Brittany Jean Carr
, and
Christopher W. Frye
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Radiographic analysis in Thoroughbreds reveals morphological changes in healthy maturing stifle joints and possible association between subchondral lesions and femoral condyle width

Laure Wadbled
,
Cyrielle Finck
,
Elizabeth M. Santschi
,
James P. Morehead
,
Ursula Fogarty
,
Thibaut Lemirre
,
Guy Beauchamp
,
Hélène Richard
, and
Sheila Laverty
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Changes in thyroid hormone concentrations over time in dogs with autoimmune thyroiditis

Rebecca J. Egbert
,
Puja Basu
,
Kent R. Refsal
,
Margaret G. Petroff
, and
Brian K. Petroff
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Saline, chlorhexidine, and povidone-iodine alone or in combination with iodine povacrylex are effective antiseptics in chickens (Gallus gallus domesticus)

Greta Doden
,
Akhilesh Ramachandran
,
Ian Kanda
,
Nicola Di Girolamo
,
Jessica Robertson
,
Danielle Dugat
, and
João Brandão
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Kinematic performance of a novel temporomandibular joint replacement prosthesis under bite-force conditions in dogs and cats

Boaz Arzi
,
Morgan Weed
,
Tanya C. Garcia
,
Stephanie L. Goldschmidt
, and
Denis J. Marcellin-Little
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Microvasculature of the suspensory ligament of the equine hind limb

Megan R. Williams
,
Evan Crisman
, and
Brianne M. Taylor
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Measuring tissue oxygen saturation in the orad intestinal segment during equine colic surgery may aid in predicting the occurrence of postoperative ileus

Nicole Verhaar
,
Anna Marei Grages
,
Fay J. Sauer
,
Tobias Geiger
,
Wencke Reineking
,
Marion Hewicker-Trautwein
,
Florian Geburek
, and
Sabine B.R. Kästner
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Feeding dogs a high-fat diet induces metabolic changes similar to natural aging, including dyslipidemia, hyperinsulinemia, and peripheral insulin resistance

Brennen McKenzie
,
Matthew Peloquin
,
Ashley Tovar
,
Jessica L Graves
,
Ellen Ratcliff
,
Katya Tucker
,
Kenny Vo
,
Karen Greenwood
,
Celine-Lea Halioua-Haubold
, and
Dina Juarez-Salinas
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K-wire is more damaging than standard or acrylic drill bits when evaluating torsional properties of rabbit (Oryctolagus cuniculi) femurs

Anna M. Massie
,
Amy S. Kapatkin
,
Tanya C. Garcia
,
Denis J. Marcellin-Little
,
David Sanchez-Migallon Guzman
,
Po-Yen Chou
, and
Susan M. Stover
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Myxomatous mitral valve disease and associated pulmonary hypertension might increase serum angiopoietin-2 in dogs

Hogeun Yu
,
Dohee Lee
,
Yeon Chae
,
Minseok Choi
,
Yelim Lee
,
Taesik Yun
,
Byeong-Teck Kang
,
Mhan-Pyo Yang
, and
Hakhyun Kim
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Prevalence of elbow dysplasia in 13 dog breeds in France: a retrospective radiographic study (2002–2022)

Joséphine Roels
,
Jean-Pierre Genevois
,
Mathilde Fostier-Humbert
,
Charles Porsmoguer
,
Margaux Blondel
,
Guillaume Chanoit
,
Didier Fau
, and
Thibaut Cachon
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Serial injections of 4% polyacrylamide hydrogel have no detrimental effects in equine joints following clinical, histologic, and synovial biomarker evaluation

Scott R. McClure
,
Maggie D. Peitzmeier
,
Bradley R. Jackman
,
Richard B. Evans
,
Courtney L. Ziegler
, and
Charan K. Ganta
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Equine gamma herpesvirus presence and viral load are not associated with equine glandular gastric disease

Rachelle N. Thompson
,
Erin Pearson
,
Sean P. McDonough
,
Helenrose Iannitti
,
Gerlinde R. Van de Walle
,
Heidi Banse
,
Gillian A. Perkins
, and
Joy E. Tomlinson
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Hemadsorption extracorporeal therapy removes cytokines ex vivo in horses

Kallie J. Hobbs
,
Jennifer L. Davis
,
Bethanie L. Cooper
,
Yu Ueda
,
Megan J. Burke
, and
M. Katie Sheats