Vet Topics (Autumn 2009) now online
Here’s a sneak peak at what you’ll find inside this issue of Vet Topics:
Retinal Dysplasia — Gene Pursuit: Veterinary ophthalmology resident Dr. Bianca Bauer pursues one potential cause of retinal dysplasia — the most commonly inherited eye disorder in dogs.
An Impressive Research Lineup: The Companion Animal Health Fund awards $57,000 to six companion animal health studies for 2009-10.
Life on the Edge: Specialized animal health care workers tend to the seriously ill in the emergency and critical care unit at WCVM’s Veterinary Teaching Hospital.
Extreme Health Care for Pets: Despite the pressure, the challenges and the heartaches associated with emergency and critical care, Dr. Jennifer Ogeer can’t imagine being anywhere else.
Battling Buster’s Bulge: Can a common human dietary tool be used to control weight in pudgy pooches?
A Family Affair: Garry and Wendy Gerber, along with their dogs Hunter and Jade, are part of the Canadian Search Dog Association (CSDA) team.