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December 10, 2012 - Issue 326


When Good Discs Go Bad

When Good Discs Go Bad

December 10, 2012 | 199,857 Views

Intervertebral discs along the spinal column are susceptible to degeneration, injury, and rupture. Intervertebral disc disease, or IVDD, is more common in dogs than cats, and certain breeds of dogs - especially if they're obese - are at higher risk.

Lost Army Dog Reunited with Owner

Lost Army Dog Reunited with Owner

December 10, 2012 | 11,759 Views

Dog is separated from her human partner during a 4-hour firefight in Afghanistan.

Some Dogs Think Better After Breakfast

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December 10, 2012 | 6,209 Views

A recent study indicates domestic dogs may be better able to problem-solve after a morning meal. However, this probably does not hold true for dogs in the wild. Learn why this difference exists.