Health Resources

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Autoimmune Disorders


Behavior, Aggression

Training - Gary Wilkes site. Has great videos available at Dogwise - (Virginia)

Library of training issues


Epilepsy and Seizures


Orthopedic Diseases

OFA on Luxating Patellas

OFA website

Skin Diseases

Skin allergy links from Westie club

Digestive Diseases
Misc. Digestive


Great story of an Australian Terrier's battle with cancer along with other information and resources
Malignant melanoma- vaccine and immune treatment one story, with links

Diabetes in Dogs - Presentation by Dr. Thomas K Graves (PDF) © Copyright All rights reserved Dr. Thomas K Graves. This presentation is copyrighted by the author and may not be reproduced .

Learn more about Diabetes Care - articles  from the  official ATCA Newsletter

Canine diabetes

Auburn diabetes page (lots of good information)

Diabetes Support Groups

Jean Dodds site

FAQ canine hypothyroidism

More detailed article on hypothyroid


Eye Disorders

Basic Eye Anatomy (EyeVet)

ACVO List of Certified Veterinary Opthalmologists (by state) (click on Diplomats Profiles)
Through the Eyes of Your Dog - UICVM

Keratoconjunctivitis sicca (KCS - "Dry Eye") - EyeVet



Veterinary Ophthalmology Information Centre  (EyeVet)


Canine Vestibular Disease 



Cataract surgery - Encyclopedia of Canine Vet Med Info

Cataracts and Cataract Surgery (EyeVet)

Inheritance of congenital cataracts... in the Miniature Schnauzer - JAVMA (1983)

Progressive Retinal Atrophy (PRA):  

Progressive Retinal Atrophy (PRA) - American Miniature Schnauzer Club

Current Research in Progressive Retinal Atrophy (cir. 1995) - James A. Baker Institute

Progressive Retinal Atrophy (EyeVet)

Sudden Acquired Retinal Degeneration (SARD):

SARDS - Cornell Consultant

Sudden Acquired Retinal Degeneration (SARDS) - EyeVet


Vaccination Protocol

Dr. Dodd’s Vaccination Protocol


Miscellaneous Information

Dr. Mike’s vet info – send in questions and he answers, also good picture gallery of common diseases/conditions

Cornell consultant

Working dogs- health section

Lots of different diseases, skin, orthopedic etc.

Canine Diseases by Breed

From Cornell- list of links to sites on canine genetic conditions

Vetgen- genetic testing

Canine Inherited Diseases Database

Newman veterinary- lots of information

Books/Newsletters - order books, tapes, etc here - lists Schultz and Pitcairn books - excellent newsletter

Natural Nutrition for Dogs and Cats, The Ultimate Diet by: Kymythy Schultze, C.C.N.,

Natural Health for Dogs & Cats by Dr. Pitcairn, D.V.M., Ph.D. & Susan Hubble Pitcairn (The Nature of Animal Healing), Martin Goldstein - homeopathic remedies*available and newsletter

Drug Information
Can look up any FDA approved drug here, people and animals

A-Z Diseases

Living With Dogs With Disabilities