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 for a single blood collection study (minimum 11 lbs and 1 year of age):

Cairn Terrier, Toy Poodle, Norwich Terrier, Chihuahua, Miniature Pinscher, Miniature Schnauzer, Standard Schnauzer, Labrador retriever, English Setter, Yorkshire Terrier, Silky Terrier, Dachshund, Pomeranian, West Highland White Terrier, Maltese (or mix), small mixed breed dogs (11-20 lbs)

Please see Canine Diabetes Mellitus – Preliminary Evaluation of Testing Methods for more information.

If you are interested in having your healthy dog participate, contact: Clinical Research Coordinator – Lana Fagman;   352-294-4639; VM-ClinicalStudies@ufl.edu

 

 

  • Healthy dogs, middle aged to older, of the following breeds are needed for a single blood and urine collections study:

Scottish Terriers, other small breed dogs (EXCLUDING terriers, Beagles, Shelties)

Please see Effect of Metabolism on Developing Bladder Cancer (Transitional Cell Carcinoma) in Dogs.

If you are interested in having your healthy dog participate, contact: Clinical Research Coordinator – Lana Fagman;  352-294-4639; VM-ClinicalStudies@ufl.edu