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    Gram-positive Bacteria

    Gram-positive bacteria are bacteria that give a positive result in the Gram stain test. Gram-positive bacteria take up the crystal violet stain...

    Proteus

    Proteus is a group of rod-shaped pathogenic bacteria, family Enterobacteriaceae, which cause urinary tract infections, meningitis in newborns and infants, wound infections, rheumatoid arthritis,...

    Diseases of the Bronchi, Chest, and Lungs

    Acute Tracheobronchitis Common diseases of the bronchi include canine infectious tracheobronchitis (kennel cough), allergic bronchitis, canine chronic bronchitis,...

    Klebsiella

    Klebsiella organisms were named for Edwin Klebs, the noted German bacteriologist. Klebsiella species are Gram-negative, non-motile bacilli that belong to the family of Enterobacteriaceae. The genus Klebsiella includes...

    Gram-positive Bacteria

    Gram-positive bacteria are bacteria that give a positive result in the Gram stain test. Gram-positive bacteria take up the crystal violet stain...

    Proteus

    Proteus is a group of rod-shaped pathogenic bacteria, family Enterobacteriaceae, which cause urinary tract infections, meningitis in newborns and infants, wound infections, rheumatoid arthritis,...

    Diseases of the Bronchi, Chest, and Lungs

    Acute Tracheobronchitis Common diseases of the bronchi include canine infectious tracheobronchitis (kennel cough), allergic bronchitis, canine chronic bronchitis,...

    Klebsiella

    Klebsiella organisms were named for Edwin Klebs, the noted German bacteriologist. Klebsiella species are Gram-negative, non-motile bacilli that belong to the family of Enterobacteriaceae. The genus Klebsiella includes...

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    Sarplaninac

    History & Overview The Sarplaninac (pronounced as shar-pla-NEE-natz) is an ancient dog still widely used in the mountains...

    Bay-breasted Warbler

    Overview Bay-breasted Warbler (Setophaga castanea) appears more sluggish in foraging than do other warblers feeding in the same...

    California Spangled

    History & Overview The California Spangled cat, which looks exactly like a miniature leopard, is slender, elegant, and...

    Brittany Spaniel

    History & Overview The Brittany, native to and very popular in France where it is called Epagneul Breton,...

    King Penguin

    Distribution The King Penguin (Aptenodytes patagonicus) nests on the islands bordering the Antarctic and all over the subantarctic...
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    Bay-breasted Warbler

    Overview Bay-breasted Warbler (Setophaga castanea) appears more sluggish in foraging than do other warblers feeding in the same...

    Optic Nerve Hypoplasia

    Overview Two important congenital disorders that affect the optic nerve and optic disk in dogs are Coloboma which...

    Bengal

    Overview Bengal Cats were developed by breeding the Asian Leopard Cat with the Domestic Cat. The intention was...

    Allergic Dermatitis

    What Is Allergic Dermatitis? Allergic dermatitis also referred to as atopy and atopic dermatitis is the predisposition to...

    Dog Grooming

    Grooming, along with exercise, genetic defects and temperament are critical characteristics that prospective dog owners must take into consideration before buying a...

    Bar-headed Goose

    The Bar-headed Goose (Anser indicus), previously known as Indian Goose, is a large goose with a striking black-and-white pattern on head and...

    Cliff Flycatcher

    Appearance The Flycatchers family of birds contains a large number of species. They can be small, medium, large...

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    King Penguin

    Distribution The King Penguin (Aptenodytes patagonicus) nests on the islands bordering the Antarctic and all over the subantarctic area free from ice. Here the weather is relatively mild, and winter temperatures are of an oceanic type. Reproduction Egg-laying takes place in...

    White Swiss Shepherd Dog (Berger Blanc Suisse)

    History & Overview The Berger Blanc Swiss is a powerful, well-muscled, medium-sized, white shepherd dog with erect ears, double coat and graceful outline. This is a lively, attentive and watchful breed that is somewhat reserved with strangers sometimes but never aggressive. The gene that controls the white color...

    Bulldog (English Bulldog)

    History & Overview Bulldogs are known as the natural symbol of Great Britain and the mascot of the US Marines, Yale University and the University of Georgia. The Bulldog name is derived from the days when this dog was used in connection with bull-baiting in which trained bulldogs...

    Stabyhoun (Frisian Pointer)

    History & Overview The Stabyhoun is a medium-sized, well-balanced sporting dog with excellent retrieving and pointing abilities. This popular breed was officially acknowledged in Holland as a breed in 1942 and since then this rare breed, which is not very well known outside its native land, steadily gains...

    Pudelpointer

    History & Overview The Pudelpointer is a versatile and healthy working gundog suitable for work in the fields, in the woods and the water. It was created by crossing the Poodle and the Pointer. The Poodle was chosen for its excellent learning ability, intelligence, and passion for hunting,...
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    Hepatitis E virus

    Overview Hepatitis E virus (HEV) is a major cause of acute hepatitis in...

    Pulmonic Stenosis

    What Is Pulmonic Stenosis? Pulmonic stenosis is an abnormal narrowing of the right...

    Retinal dysplasia

    What Is Retinal Dysplasia? Retinal dysplasia is an abnormal development of the retina,...