Posts with tag research

Spontaneously Occurring Cancer in Dogs Helps to Inform Human Disease

In a paper published on September 16, 2015 in Genome Research by Elvers et al, a collaboration between eight US and international institutions of veterinary and human medicine and biomedical research, the benefits of One Health become clear. With funds provided by the NIH, the AKC Canine Health Foundation and others, the researchers successfully defined… read more


True Cause of Bloat Goes Under the Microscope

It won’t be this year, and most likely not next, but sometime in the next few years, we may actually find out – once and for all – what causes gastric dilatation-volvulus, more commonly known as bloat, and what triggers its occurrence. The American Kennel Club Canine Health Foundation offers this description of GDV: “Gastric dilatation-volvulus,… read more