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Health Resources

We try to keep these resources up to date .

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Autoimmune Disorders
http://www.vetinfo.com/dimmune.html

 

Behavior, Aggression

Training
www.clickandtreat.com - Gary Wilkes site. Has great videos available at Dogwise
www.clickertraining.com
www.clickertrain.com - (Virginia)


Library of training issues
http://www.uwsp.edu/psych/dog/dog.htm
http://www.inch.com/~dogs/
http://www.dogpatch.org/obed/

 

Epilepsy and Seizures
http://www.canine-epilepsy-guardian-angels.com
http://www.canine-epilepsy.com/healthydiet.html
http://www.canine-epilepsy.net/

 

Orthopedic Diseases

OFA on Luxating Patellas
http://www.offa.org/pl_overview.html
http://www.lowchensaustralia.com/health/patella.htm
http://www.vetinfo.com/dpatella.html


OFA website
http://www.offa.org/

Skin Diseases

Skin allergy links from Westie club
http://www.naturalcanine.com/lupus.html

Digestive Diseases
Misc. Digestive
http://www.veterinarypartner.com/Content.plx?P=C&C=17&S=1

Cancer

Great story of an Australian Terrier's battle with cancer along with other information and resources
http://www.sparkyfightsback.com/
Malignant melanoma- vaccine and immune treatment
one story, with links
http://www.wonderpuppy.net/melanoma.htm

Diabetes
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
http://www.vet.uga.edu/vpp/clerk/Zwicker/
http://www.mirage-samoyeds.com/diabetes.htm


Canine diabetes
http://www.caninediabetes.org/


Auburn diabetes page (lots of good information)
http://www.vetmed.auburn.edu/sac/mededu/diabetes/home.html
Diabetes Support Groups
http://k.webring.com/hub?ring=petdiabetes

Thyroid
Jean Dodds site
http://www.canine-epilepsy-guardian-angels.com/Thyroid.htm
FAQ canine hypothyroidism
http://www.thyroid-info.com/articles/dog-hypo.htm

More detailed article on hypothyroid
http://www.vet.uga.edu/vpp/clerk/bell/
http://thyroid.about.com/od/caninedogs/

 

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

 

CANINE EYE REGISTRATION FOUNDATION (CERF)

Veterinary Ophthalmology Information Centre  (EyeVet)

Blindness:  

Canine Vestibular Disease 

 

Cataracts:  

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

Progressive Retinal Atrophy (EyeVet)

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

Sudden Acquired Retinal Degeneration (SARD):

SARDS - Cornell Consultant

Sudden Acquired Retinal Degeneration (SARDS) - EyeVet

http://www.michvet.com/library/ophthalmology_SARDS.asp

AVMA
http://www.avma.org/

http://dogs.about.com/od/healthandwellness/

Vaccination Protocol

​Dr. Dodd’s Vaccination Protocol
http://drjeandoddspethealthresource.tumblr.com/post/66693331640/dodds-dog-vaccination-protocol-2013-2014#.VRHDy2rnYuV

 

Miscellaneous Information

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


Cornell consultant
http://www.vet.cornell.edu/consultant/Consult.asp


Working dogs- health section
http://www.workingdogs.com/health.htm


Lots of different diseases, skin, orthopedic etc.
http://home.earthlink.net/~awspartners/id31.html


Canine Diseases by Breed
http://www.dogpack.com/health/healthproblems.htm


From Cornell- list of links to sites on canine genetic conditions
http://www.ansci.cornell.edu/cat/cg01/lk_gendis.html


Vetgen- genetic testing
http://www.vetgen.com/


Canine Inherited Diseases Database
http://www.upei.ca/~cidd/introinfo.htm

Newman veterinary- lots of information

http://www.newmanveterinary.com/


Books/Newsletters
www.dogwise.com - order books, tapes, etc here


www.workingdogs.com/book013.htm - lists Schultz and Pitcairn books


www.whole-dog-journal.com - 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


http://www.dogwise.com/ItemDetails.cfm?ID=CDN182 (The Nature of Animal Healing), Martin Goldstein


www.naturalrearing.com - homeopathic remedies*available and newsletter
 

Drug Information
Can look up any FDA approved drug here, people and animals
http://www.rxlist.com/

A-Z Diseases
http://vetmedicine.about.com/cs/dogdiseasesa/a/dogaz.htm

Living With Dogs With Disabilities
http://www.petswithdisabilities.org/links.html