The effectiveness of puppy socialization classes at the veterinary clinic
Contributor(s):: Okazawa, E., Seki, T., Murata, K., Murata, H.
In our veterinary clinic, 411 dogs participated in our puppy socialization classes during the last seven years. The most common breeds were toy poodles, chihuahuas, and miniature dachshunds. Dogs of these three breeds were divided into two groups: one consisted of class-participants, and the...
Pet travel changes - good for owners... but what about pets?
Contributor(s):: Cooper, E.
An ethicist's commentary on the dog with Cushing's syndrome
Contributor(s):: Rollin, B. E.
Assessment of owner willingness to treat or manage diseases of dogs and cats as a guide to shelter animal adoptability
Contributor(s):: Murphy, M. D., Larson, J., Tyler, A., Kvam, V., Frank, K., Eia, C., Bickett-Weddle, D., Flaming, K., Baldwin, C. J., Petersen, C. A.
The family pet
Contributor(s):: Koch, V. W.
Dogs, zoonoses, and public health
Contributor(s):: Macpherson, C. N. L., Meslin, F. X., Wandeler, Alexander I.
Pet population management and public health: a web service based tool for the improvement of dog traceability
Contributor(s):: Dalla Villa, P., Messori, S., Possenti, L., Barnard, S., Cianella, M., Di Francesco, C.
Contributor(s):: Bedford, P. G.
Owner assessment of dogs' quality of life following treatment of neoplastic haemoperitoneum
Contributor(s):: Crawford, A. H., Tivers, M. S., Adamantos, S. E.
Study of dog and cat owners' perceptions of medical treatment for cancer
Contributor(s):: Bronden, L. B., Rutteman, G. R., Flagstad, A., Teske, E.
Treatment of unowned animals
Contributor(s):: Spellman, P.
Evaluation of the 6-minute walk test in pet dogs
| Contributor(s):: Swimmer, R. A., Rozanski, E. A.
Background: The 6-minute walk test (6MWT) is widely used in human medicine to objectively assess the degree of impairment, and to provide objective evidence of disease progression or response to therapy. Hypothesis/Objectives: The 6MWT will be easy to perform and well-tolerated in...
Overweight in dogs, but not in cats, is related to overweight in their owners
| Contributor(s):: Nijland, M. L., Stam, F., Seidell, J. C.
Objective To quantify the environmental component of aetiology of overweight and obesity by examining the relationship between the degree of overweight in dogs and cats and the degree of overweight in their owners. Design Cross-sectional study. Main outcome measures of the owners were...
Preventing zoonotic canine leishmaniasis in northeastern Brazil: pet attachment and adoption of community Leishmania prevention
| Contributor(s):: Esch, K. J., Pontes, N. N., Arruda, P., O'Connor, A., Morais, L., Jeronimo, S. M., Petersen, C. A.
Visceral leishmaniasis (VL), caused by Leishmania infantum chagasi (L.i. chagasisyn. infantum) in northeastern Brazil, was responsible for 51,000 new VL cases from 1980 to 2003. Household presence of L. infantum-infected dogs is a major risk factor for human infection. Despite culling of dogs...
Walking the dog: exploration of the contact networks between dogs in a community
| Contributor(s):: Westgarth, C., Gaskell, R. M., Pinchbeck, G. L., Bradshaw, J. W., Dawson, S., Christley, R. M.
Dog health program in Numbulwar, a remote Aboriginal community in east Arnhem Land
| Contributor(s):: Bradbury, L., Corlette, S.
Pet ownership in immunosuppressed individuals
| Contributor(s):: Lappin, M. R.
A cross sectional study of the prevalence and risk factors for owner misperception of canine body shape in first opinion practice in Glasgow
| Contributor(s):: Courcier, E. A., Mellor, D. J., Thomson, R. M., Yam, P. S.
A pilot study on the usefulness of information and education campaign materials in enhancing the knowledge, attitude and practice on rabies in rural Sri Lanka
| Contributor(s):: Matibag, G. C., Ohbayashi, Y., Kanda, K., Yamashina, H., Kumara, W. R., Perera, I. N., De Silva, D. D., De, S. Gunawardena G. S., Jayasinghe, A., Ditangco, R. A., Tamashiro, H.
An evaluation of dirlotapide to reduce body weight of client-owned dogs in two placebo-controlled clinical studies in Europe
| Contributor(s):: Gossellin, J., McKelvie, J., Sherington, J., Wren, J. A., Eagleson, J. S., Rowan, T. G., Sunderland, S. J.