15 Jun

Eye Certification

Eye Disease Genetics Eye Exam Eye Disease Glossary Eye FAQs You can visit the American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists website at www.ACVO.org to find a board certified Ophthalmologist in your area. Companion Animal Eye Registry (CAER) OVERVIEW Blue Book The purpose of the OFA Companion Animal Eye Registry (CAER) is to provide breeders with information [...]
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23 Jun

Congenital Deafness

Deafness Overview Dr. George M. Strain, Louisiana State University Comparative Biomedical Sciences, School of Veterinary Medicine, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70803 "Congenital deafness in dogs (or other animals) can be acquired [caused by intrauterine infections, ototoxic drugs like gentamicin, liver disorders, or other toxic exposures before or soon after birth] or inherited. Inherited deafness can be [...]
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