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GCHB Rockledge McTavish of Meath

Meet McTavish – our featured dog for the month of June in the 2023 Champions for Canine Health Calendar

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Studying Potential Treatments for Degenerative Myelopathy

A recently awarded grant from the AKC Canine Health Foundation will help investigators study the drug riluzole as a potential treatment for dogs with DM.

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Rhodesian Ridgeback Lovers Back AKC Canine Health Foundation Funded Cancer Research

AKC Parent Clubs like the Rhodesian Ridgeback Club of the United States and their members are valued partners of the AKC Canine Health Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to advancing the health of all dogs.

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Complex Genetics Underlie Deafness in the Dalmatian

The genetics of congenital deafness in the Dalmatian are complex, but investigators have identified genetic markers associated with the condition to help breeders plan mating pairs with a decreased risk of producing deaf offspring.

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Open Requests for Proposals due July 2023

The Foundation is focused on funding innovative research regarding infectious diseases and One Health topics.

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