Von Willebrand’s Disease in Dogs

Gorgeous breed example, courtesy of http://marysbeagooddogblog.blogspot.com/2010/04/sweetest-german-shorthair.html

The most common inherited bleeding disorder in people and dogs is von Willebrand’s disease.  DNA testing is currently available for certain breeds through a company called VetGen. There are three types of von Willebrand’s disease in dogs.  In Type I, all the proteins are … [Read more...]