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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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    Fox Sparrow

    Overview The Fox Sparrow (Passerella iliaca) is a relatively large species. It is brown, red-brown, or gray above...

    Italian Greyhound

    History & Overview The little Italian Greyhound descends from small-sized greyhounds which already existed in ancient Egypt at...

    Perro de Presa Canario

    Overview The Perro de Presa Canario, also known as Dogo Canario, Canary Islands Mastiff, Canary Dog, and Presa...

    Finnish Lapphund (Suomenlapinkoira)

    History & Overview The Finnish Lapphund is an ancient breed of herding dogs that have been used for...

    Icelandic Sheepdog

    History & Overview The Icelandic Sheepdog, or Iceland Dog, is Iceland's only native dog which is descended from...
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    Inappropriate Elimination

    Nothing is more frustrating or inexplicable to the owner than when a perfectly litter-trained rabbit suddenly begins to eliminate outside his litter...

    Dog/ Canine Terminology

    A Almond eye - Almond-shaped eye rim. Angulation - The angle formed by joints; particularly...

    Ferret Distemper

    Overview It is estimated that over 8 million pet ferrets live in the United States. They are said...

    Pelodera Dermatitis (Rhabditis Folliculitis)

    What Is Pelodera Dermatitis? Pelodera (syn.Rhabditis) dermatitis, also known as rhabditis folliculitis, is a rare parasitic infestation that...

    Hepatitis E virus

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

    Golden-crowned Kinglet

    Overview Restless, flitting movements and a very small size are good signs that the Golden-crowned Kinglet (Regulus satrapa) you...

    How to Plant Balled and Burlapped Trees

    Overview Very large plants like evergreens, which do not go into true dormancy, survive much better if they...

    Animals

    Finnish Spitz

    History & Overview The Finnish Spitz is a medium-size, all-purpose hunting bark pointer dog whose origins can be traced back to natural dogs that can be still found in the northern parts of Finland and Russian Karelia. In Finland, this dog is often referred to as the Finnish...

    Chinese High-fin Banded Shark

    Overview The Chinese Sucker (Myxocyprinus asiaticus), also called Chinese High-fin Banded Shark, is the only non-North American sucker and is native to China. The prettiest of the small suckers live in fast, shallow water with rocky bottoms. This species has some of the most unusual...

    Thai Ridgeback Dog (ไทยหลังอาน)

    History & Overview The Thai Ridgeback Dog is one of the oldest breeds in Southeast Asia found on the mainland of Thailand and is thought to be a cross between the Phu Quoc Dog (found on Pho Quoc Island, now a part of Vietnam), and other local breeds....

    Great Dane

    History & Overview The Great Dane is a breed of dog known for its giant size and gentle personality. The Great Dane is the tallest of the working breeds and stands 28 to 32 inches and weighs 100 to 137 pounds. Great Danes used to be feisty and...

    Cane Corso

    History & Overview There is plenty of historical evidence that the Cane Corso is descended from the old Roman war dogs, Canis Pugnax. Throughout history, these dogs were valued by hunters and farmers for their legendary courage, immense power, speed, loyalty, and willingness to work.
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    Microphthalmia

    What Is Microphthalmia? Microphthalmos is a congenitally small eye which means that the...

    Reproductive Disorders (Male)

    Reproductive Disorders In Male Dogs Cryptorchidism means that neither testicle of the dog...

    Dry Heaves, Retching and Gagging

    What Are Dry Heaves? Dry heaves is a hard gag or attempt to...