DISEASES FOUND IN DOGS- PART I

DISEASES FOUND IN DOGS- PART I

      

HEMANGIOSARCOMA-

  • It is a kind of cancer which originates from blood vessels.
  • It is again a life-threatening disease.

DEVELOPMENT ISSUES  -

  • While they are at the growing age you may face a lot of difficulties because at that time they are developing a lot of new things in them. 

BONE CANCER  -

  • This is known as Osteosarcoma.
  • These dogs have the issue of a bone tumor.

LEG CALVE PERTHES DISEASE   -

  • It is a disease found in the small breed.
  • There is an issue in hip joints.
  • We may think it's like hip dysplasia but it's different.
  • It may cause arthritis.

LENS LUXATION  -

  • This disease is caused when the lens of the eye is displaced as the ligaments which are holding it don't function up properly.

ENTROPIAN -

  • Eyelids roll up inward.
  • Cornea starts irritating.

LARYNGEAL PARALYSIS -

  • In this, the voice box is partially paralyzed.
  • It becomes difficult to breathe.

PORTOSYSTEMIC LIVER SHUNT -

  • This is a kind of renal problem.
  • This happens when an abnormal vessel causes blood to bypass the liver.

CYSTINURIA -

  • This disease comes from inheritance in the dog.
  • It is a defect which occurs in the kidney.
  • In this defect when kidney filters the amino acid cysteine, it goes to urine.

OPTIC NERVE HYPOPLASIA -

  • It is a congenital failure.
  • It causes blindness.

EPILEPSY -

  • It is a common cause of seizures.
  • It is an inherited disease.
  • It can cause mild or severe seizures.

ADDISON'S DISEASE  -

  • This is an extremely serious condition and it basically happens because of insufficient production of a hormone known as adrenal.

SEBACEOUS ADENITIS  -

  • It is a genetic disease.
  • It is easy to diagnose.
  • There is a sebaceous gland in the skin which becomes inflamed.

LYMPHEDEMA -

  • They have valvular blockage of lymph.
  • Lymph can even get twisted.

BRACHYCEPHALIC SYNDROME -

  • It is a breathing problem which occurs mostly in hot and humid weather. These shape of the nose is one of the reasons for this problem.

PUG DOG ENCEPHALITIS (PDE)  -

  • This is a breed specific disease.
  • Its symptoms are like inflammation of the brain and this has no prevention and cure.
  • It directly leads to death.

LEG CALVE - PERTHES -

  • In this, the blood supply reduces in the legs and as a result of which we may observe their deformed hips.
  • They can be minor at times where it is not visible.

LUXATING PATELLAS -

  • This happens when the knee cap slips out from the actual place.
  • They can be minor at times where it is not visible.

HEMIVERTEBRAE -

  • It is a kind of spinal condition where you may observe the deformity in the spinal area.
  • At times they can be minor and you may not observe it.

CONGENITAL MEGAESOPHAGUS -

  • In this disease, the food and liquid get stuck in the esophagus.

SHAR-PEI FEVER -

  • This problem is caused when you have swollen hock.
  • It may show some discomfort in moving
  • Symptoms are vomiting and diarrhea.

DEMODECTIC MANGE ( DEMODICOSIS ) -

  • It may passes to her pups in hair.

SEBORRHEA -

  • They have flaky skin.
  • They have a bad smell.
  • They are like

RETAIN BABY TEETH -

  • They at a time may have baby teeth with their permanent teeth so in that case, you may need a dentist soon.