• TeamResearch

Influence of Nutrition at Young Age on Canine Hip Dysplasia in German Shepherd Dogs

Updated: May 9

DATE: 2013

LINK:

https://asiakas.kotisivukone.com/files/dogrisk.kotisivukone.com/INFLUENCE_OF_NUTRITION_AT_YOUNG_AGE.pdf


INTRODUCTION:

Canine Hip dysplasia (CHD) is one of the most common orthopedic problems seen in small animal practice. It is considered a polygenic multifactorial disease with quantitative trait inheritance leading to osteoarthritis. Additionally to the genes, also environment plays a key role in development of CHD. To be able to analyze the relationship between different type of food items or diets and disease, data were gathered through a huge owner oriented internet questionnaire: The DOGRISK data.

ABOUT

This website is a labor of love brought to you by the volunteers at Paws For Change. Our goal is to put together links to published research studies, articles, books, and other media which have influenced our approach to feeding diets that include fresh and raw foods. We encourage everyone to research further to gain a fuller understanding of any controversies or debates involved. It is a growing collection and we welcome you to use the submission form below if you have studies you'd like to suggest be included here.

Submit A Study
Paws For Change (1).png

 Brought to you by