BreedBred – Standard American Eskimo Preliminary Report

American Eskimo Dogs recently received their preliminary genetic diversity report from UC Davis. In it, it was found that the Standard American Eskimo size variety has higher levels of inbreeding and a genetic bottleneck as compared to the smaller varieties of Toys and Minis. In the following video, they go through using BetterBred’s tools to … Continue reading BreedBred – Standard American Eskimo Preliminary Report

Treating Cushing’s Disease In Your Dog

Hyperadrenocorticism Ron Hines DVM PhD (Published 2007 Fall Newsletter) Cushing's syndrome is a disease with very distinct clinical signs in your pet. It is also called hyperadrenocorticism. Two small glands, the adrenal glands, that lay just ahead of your dog's kidneys are responsible for this problem. When these glands over-produce the hormones, cortisones,hyperadrenocorticism results. All … Continue reading Treating Cushing’s Disease In Your Dog

Symptoms of Liver Cancer in a Dog – A Matter of Keen Observation

By Tess Thompson (from 2007 Winter Newsletter) The liver is a multifunctional organ in the body. It is involved in practically all the biochemical processes that go on in a healthy body. It transfers food into energy, detoxifies waste materials, synthesizes proteins and also serves as a blood reservoir. It is natural for any disorder … Continue reading Symptoms of Liver Cancer in a Dog – A Matter of Keen Observation

Rescue Efforts

This web site does not endorse any individual rescue organizations. All rescue referrals and request should be directed to NAEDA's Rescue Coordinator. For information please contact: NAEDA Rescue CoordinatorCheryl Babcock(321)

Diabetes Program

Clinical Trial in Diabetes Do you have a cat or dog with diabetes? Consider enrolling in clinical trial today. The Diabetic Program at Penn Vet strives to improve the treatment of diabetes in dogs and cats, and to investigate the genetic risk for diabetes in dogs. University of Pennsylvania Veterinary School researchers have undertaken the … Continue reading Diabetes Program

Purina Pro Club

PURINA PARENT CLUB PARTNERSHIP PROGRAMRead more on the Purina Parent Club program. To be eligible for Purina Pro Club, you must be a breeder or personally care for 5 or more dogs or cats. It’s free and easy to sign up. Just complete the 2 part application (member/pet profiles) to start taking advantage of Purina Pro … Continue reading Purina Pro Club