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Diet-Associated Heart Disease in Golden Retrievers

GRCA shares our members’ and other dog owners’ concern and distress regarding the potential link between certain diets and the development of a serious heart disease called dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM). More information here.

New OFA-ACVIM Advanced Cardiac Database (ACA)

From the GRCA Health & Genetics Committee New OFA-ACVIM Advanced Cardiac Database (ACA) The Orthopedic Foundation for Animals and the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine have recently implemented a new cardiac database with the primary purpose, as it relates to Golden Retrievers, of improving data collection regarding disease prevalence and progression.  Modeled after the […]