Articles & Newsletters
The AKC Canine Health Foundation Library is a comprehensive list of all the canine health articles available on this website. You can search for an article by research area or breed. The information is divided into four sections:
Discoveries - the award-winning newsletter of the AKC Canine Health Foundation, published quarterly.
HealthE-Barks - view the archives of our e-Newsletter
New Treatment Strategies for Canine Mammary Tumors October 15, 2018
AKC Canine Health Foundation (CHF) and its donors are currently funding two studies aimed at new treatment strategies for canine mammary tumors.
Update on the AKC Canine Health Foundation Epilepsy Initiative October 15, 2018
Read the latest on CHF epilepsy research.
GCHG Quiet Creek's Limited Edition CHIC October 1, 2018
Meet Bob - our featured dog for the month of October in the 2018 Champions for Canine Health Calendar.
Flat-Coated Retriever Foundation and Golden Retriever Foundation Add Matching Funds for Canine Hemangiosarcoma Research September 19, 2018
The AKC Canine Health Foundation (CHF) has extended their matched funding opportunity for the 2018 Hemangiosarcoma Research Initiative with a gift from the Flat-Coated Retriever Foundation.
Understanding the Role of E. coli Biofilm in Canine Pyometra September 19, 2018
Read about this pilot study which confirms the ability of E. coli to create biofilm in canine pyometra.
Dog Update - Fall 2018: Fall Allergy Season September 12, 2018
Get ready for dog allergies in fall with this Nestle Purina publication dedicated to dog enthusiasts.
Golden Retriever Update - Fall 2018: B-cell Lymphoma Research September 12, 2018
Learn more about B-cell lymphoma research and biomarkers that may help detect cancer risk and outcome in this Nestle Purina publication for Golden Retriever enthusiasts.
Infectious Disease Handbook August 29, 2018
Heroes for Healthy Pets Infectious Disease Handbook presented by Merck Animal Health. Learn about infectious diseases of dogs, prevention of infectious disease, and lessons learned from recent canine influenza outbreaks.
Investigating Leptospirosis in Dogs August 17, 2018
Purina Pro Club magazine article on leptospirosis and CHF/Purina partnership
Boxer Update - Spring 2018 July 24, 2018
A Nestle Purina publication dedicated to Boxer enthusiasts.
The award-winning print newsletter of the AKC Canine Health Foundation. Providing in-depth information on canine health research and education.
Discoveries Fall 2018 October 15, 2018
Topics include the 9/11 Medical Surveillance Study, CHF's Hemangiosarcoma Research Initiative, and researcher Dr. Cindy Otto.
Discoveries Summer 2018 July 16, 2018
Topics include degenerative myelopathy, Leptospirosis, 2018 theriogenology residents, and researcher Dr. Joan Coates.
Discoveries Issue 55 December 5, 2016
Winter 2016 Edition: President's Award and Distinguished Research Partner Award; Tick-Borne Disease Initiative Update; New Research Grants
Discoveries Issue 54 2016 May 18, 2016
Topics from this issue include: Pet Cancer Awareness Month; Canine Reproductive Health Collaboration; In Memoriam: Monique Arrington
Discoveries Issue 53 November 1, 2015
Includes topics on the National Parent Club Canine Health Conference; The Labrador Retriever Club, Inc. to receive CHF President's Award; cold weather tips; Dr. Diane Brown hired as CSO.
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