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 Aortic Stenosis from the Canine Inherited Disorders Database
Aortic Stenosis by Provet
Aortic Stenosis by Foothills Animal Hospital
Aortic Stenosis by Catherine A. Priddle, DVM
Aortic Stenosis by Race Foster, DVM and Marty Smith, DVM  

Aortic Stenosis in the Newfoundland Dog by Universities Federation for Animal Welfare

 Aortic, Subaortic, Subvalvular Stenosis in Dogs  (from Cornell Veterinary Medicine "CONSULTANT")
Cardiac Review Report by Catherine A. Priddle, DVM
Genetics and Pathology of Discrete Subaortic Stenosis in the Newfoundland Dog 
PubMed abstract of study by R.L. Pyle, D.F. Patterson, S. Chacko
Getting Serious About SAS from Today's Breeder
Heart Disease - Subaortic Stenosis (SAS) by P.K. St. John, DVM

Inheritance of Sub-Aortic Stenosis (SAS) in Bull Mastiffs by ABA Health & Research
Newfoundland Health Information - SAS Study by North Central Newfoundland Club

Subaortic Stenosis by MarVista Vet  
Aortic/Subaortic Stenosis by Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine
Subaortic Stenosis by VetBook 

 SAS: A Heart Breaking Problem by Robin Camken
 ( includes SAS Q&A's by Linda B. Lehmkuhl, DVM,  MS,  DACVIM (Cardiology))
Subaortic Stenosis (SAS) by Wendy C. Brooks, DVM, DipABVP
  Sub-Aortic Stenosis by David J. Sheckler, DVM
Sub-Aortic Stenosis in the Bullmastiff by the American Bullmastiff Association
(with Dr. Hogan, DVM, DACVIM-Cardiology)
 Subaortic Stenosis (SAS) In Your Puppy by Ron Hines DVM, PhD

SAS Lecture, GRCA National 2016 (video of Lecture by Dr. Joshua Stern)

 The Josh Stern Cardiac Genetics Lab at UC Davis in California is looking for a genetic marker for SAS in multiple breeds, including Bernese Mountain Dogs. Blood samples are neededfrom any Bernese with SAS for DNA isolation. See BMDCA Current Research page for more information (scroll down to see "SUB AORTIC STENOSIS RESEARCH”)

Canine Cardiac Failure - How and Why by Alyson Lockwood SRN.RMN.AFET Cert
 Heart Screening Guidelines
-by Wendy Wallner, DVM
The Heart - Diagnostic Tools by Wendy Wallner, DVM
Testing for Heart Diseases by Elizabeth Hennessy,  DVM
 What does a clinical cardiac examination for involve?

OFA Cardiac Database


Canine Von Willebrand's Disease by Sue Tornquist, DVM
Human DNA Helps Man's Best Friend
by VetGen
 von Willebrand’s DNA Test by VetGen
von Willebrand's Disease (vWD) by Race Foster, DVM and Marty Smith, DVM
von Willebrand's disease by Michael Richards, DVM
von Willebrand's Disease (vWD) from the Canine Inherited Disorders Database
 vWD Factor Concentrations in Blood Plasma of Bernese Mountain Dogs
by S. Arnold, A. Muller, H. Binder, K. Meyers, U. Giger 

 WOBBLER SYNDROME (Cervical Vertebral Instability, CVI) 
Know signs, therapeutic options for canine Wobbler syndrome by Ronald Lyman, DVM, Dipl. ACVIM

 Wobbler Syndrome: Questions and Answers by Ronaldo C. da Costa, DMV, MSc, PhD, Dipl. ACVIM – Neurology

 “Wobbler’s” Syndrome by Veterinary Surgical Centers
Wobbler's Syndrome by Bruce R. Wittels, DVM
Wobbler Syndrome (CVI) in Dogs by Fred Lanting
Wobbler Syndrome in Dogs by PetMD 

 Video showing Bernese Mtn Dog with Wobbler Syndrome gait


Disclaimer: Canine health information found through these links should be considered for educational purposes only and should NOT be used to replace professional veterinary consultation and care for your dog. Decisions on which type of medical care or treatment would be best for your dog should be made with the advise of a canine veterinary doctor/specialist. 

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