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Observations on the metabolism of dogs ...

H. P. Marks

Observations on the metabolism of dogs ...

by H. P. Marks

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Published by s.n. in S.l .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dogs.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby H. P. Marks and F. G. Young.
    ContributionsYoung, Frank George.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. 470-510 ;
    Number of Pages510
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19388764M

    This is a Wikipedia book, a collection of Wikipedia articles that can be easily saved, imported by an external electronic rendering service, and ordered as a printed book. with various morphometric differences in dogs including body, dental and cranial size, body dimension, and dental, cranial and bone shape.1,16 In order to further understand unique characteristics of small dogs at the molecular level, we have studied the metabolism of small dogs as compared to non-small dogs (83 dogs: 34 small, 49 non-small).

      Abstract. Basal metabolism and body mass are related by the metabolic power function: P = aM b, where P = basal metabolism in Watts, a = mass coefficient, M = body mass in kg, and b = mass mass exponent of dogs from the literature b dog = ∓ (r = ; F = ; df = 1, ). This mass exponent is significantly greater than the commonly accepted value of for Cited by: Metabolism is the enzymatic modification of compounds. It is a determinant of clearance, oral bioavailability, and half-life in vivo. Metabolism occurs predominantly in the liver, and may occur in the intestine and other tissues. Phase I metabolism modifies the structure of the drug (e.g., hydroxylation).

    Four dogs have been subjected to metabolism studies before splenectomy and at intervals of three days to three months after splenectomy. In three of the four animals the removal of the spleen was not followed by any disturbances of nitrogen metabolism, fat utilization, or iron by: 4. Metabolism Book. To make a long story short a friend of ours gave us this book. It is one of the best books we have ever read because it is so educational about diabetes, weight, metabolism, thyroid & more. The best thing is that you can understand every word because the doctor didn’t write it in medical terms. A must read!


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Foods, liquids, and drugs all generally undergo metabolic processes within the body. Many foods are complex materials that need to be broken down into simpler substances, which in turn become “building blocks” for the body to use as needed.

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14 ↩. Segmenting dogs by size reveals some inherent characteristics. Small dogs are more likely to suffer from integumentary, cardiovascular, and dental diseases and have a higher incidence of endocrine-related deaths compared to larger dogs [1, 2].

Small dogs have a lower basal metabolic rate and a higher mass-specific metabolic rate than larger by: 5. Many dogs, even large breeds, will reach their full size by the age of months, but their metabolism won't be that of a "fully grown" adult dog until 18 months to two years.

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Introduction. The domesticated dog, Canis lupus familiaris, has been selectively bred to produce extreme diversity in phenotype and genotype. Dogs have an immense diversity in weight and height. Specific differences in metabolism have not been characterized in small dogs as compared to larger dogs.

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EXPANDED ABSTRACT. The effects of dietary protein level on whole-body protein metabolism have usually been assessed in dogs by nitrogen balance studies based on the difference between nitrogen intake and excretion from the body (1,2).Although this method has been widely accepted for evaluation of nutritional status and determination of dietary protein requirement (), it fails Cited by: 3.

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But it did have a happy ending for. Large-breed dogs with high plasma GH and IGF-I concentrations have lower pla25(OH) 2 D 3 concentrations than small-breed dogs raised on the same food do. Further studies of vitD 3 metabolism in genetic subgroups of dogs with different growth rates may reveal the influence of vitD 3 metabolites on skeletal by:   Common issues in dogs.

Hypothyroidism. Dogs with hypothyroidism have exactly the opposite problem that cats with hyperthyroidism do. Where cats have an increased metabolism, dogs with hypothyroidism find themselves lacking enough thyroid hormone, causing a sluggish metabolism.

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(unpublished observations), the extraction procedure employed in this study removed all cholesterol and cholesterol metabolites from the feces. Isolation of “Choleic Acid”-The crude fecal acids obtained from the dogs were always found to contain crystalline material.

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From developing new therapies that treat and prevent disease to helping people in need, we are committed to improving health and well-being around the world. Selenium metabolism in humans and livestock has been reviewed by many authors, however whether all the metabolic pathways described for selenium are similar in cats and dogs has yet to be determined.

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