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:- [[Media:dangerous.pdf|Dangerous Dog's Bill, Australian Parliament, Sep' 2010]]
 
 
:- A newly-reported tropical parasite in dogs - [[Rangelia spp|Rangeliosis]]
 
:- A newly-reported tropical parasite in dogs - [[Rangelia spp|Rangeliosis]]
 
:- The emerging role of [[Wolbachia spp|Wolbachia]] [[bacterial diseases|bacteria]] in the treatment of [[Heartworm disease]]
 
:- The emerging role of [[Wolbachia spp|Wolbachia]] [[bacterial diseases|bacteria]] in the treatment of [[Heartworm disease]]

Revision as of 03:10, 26 March 2013

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Latest articles

- A newly-reported tropical parasite in dogs - Rangeliosis
- The emerging role of Wolbachia bacteria in the treatment of Heartworm disease
- Know your zoonoses before they know you
- The unshifting paradigm of inflammatory bowel disease
- Dogs that are 'garbage eaters' - the relentless impact of tremorgenic mycotoxicosis
- Snake-bite poisoning in dogs
- Nikkomycin - a new drug for Coccidioides spp infections
- Vaccination protocols
- Post-operative bleeding - have you ruled out hemophilia?
- Lithium - a useful drug in diethylstilboestrol-induced myelosuppression
- Thinking parvovirus? Consider bocavirus
- (W)retched congenital anomalies (associated with vomiting) - gastroesophageal intussusception, vascular ring anomaly, hiatal hernia, esophageal diverticula, peritoneopericardial hernia

Did you know...

- It is a myth that dogs are color blind. They can actually see in color, just not as vividly as humans. It is akin to our vision at dusk.
- Dogs’ only sweat glands are between their paw pads
- Like human babies, Chihuahuas are born with a soft spot in their skull which closes with age.
- The breed Lundehund has 6 toes and can close its ears
- A dog’s mouth exerts up to 400 pounds of pressure per square inch
- Greyhounds are the fastest dogs on earth, with speeds of up to 45 miles per hour
- Three dogs survived the sinking of the Titanic – a Newfoundland, a Pomeranian, and a Pekingese
- Obesity is the number one health problem among dogs
- The biggest breed of domesticated dogs are the Irish Wolfhound and the smallest is the Chihuahua
- Police dogs are trained to react to commands in a foreign language; commonly German but more recently Hungarian or some other Slavic tongue.

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