Healthy Control Dogs Needed


A number of clinical research studies are recruiting healthy control dogs for simple procedures such as blood or urine collection:

  • Healthy dogs of the following breeds are needed (minimum 1 year of age):

Cairn Terrier, Toy Poodle, Norwich Terrier, Chihuahua, Miniature Pinscher, Miniature Schnauzer, Standard Schnauzer, Labrador retriever, English Setter, Yorkshire Terrier, Dachshund, Pomeranian, West Highland White Terrier, Samoyed, Miniature Poodle, Pug, Tibetan Terrier, Border Terrier, Australian Terrier, Fox Terrier, Keeshond, Bichon Frise, Finnish Spitz, Cockapoo, Pembroke Welsh Corgi, Mix (~15 lb and 30-35 lb), Labrador retriever mix (large), Pitbull/Boxer mix, Jack Russell Terrier, Australian Shepherd, Shetland Sheepdog.

Please also see Canine Diabetes Mellitus Study for more information.

If you are interested in having your healthy dog participate, contact: Clinical Research Coordinator – Lana Fagman;   352-294-4389;

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Boehringer Ingelheim

The Boehringer Ingelheim Veterinary Scholars Program offers DVM students an opportunity to gain exposure in biomedical research.


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