Meet Murphy - our featured dog for the month of July in the 2020 Champions for Canine Health Calendar
The AKC Canine Health Foundation (CHF) and its donors have supported studies on a promising new treatment for canine hemangiosarcoma.
Studying how spay/neuter and the loss of gonadal hormones may produce these adverse health effects will help veterinarians and dog owners make more informed and personalized decisions regarding if or when to spay/neuter a dog. Understanding the mechanisms of disease production may also provide opportunities to manage or prevent these adverse health effects.
A dedicated webpage “For Breeders” can be found at akcchf.org/breeders containing the latest findings and resources described below to help breeders like you plan, produce, and care for healthier, happier dogs.