Lens luxation in dogs is a condition in which the lens is completely released from its physiological position and displaced either forward (into the anterior chamber) or backward (into the vitreous body). The cause of the disease is the disruption of the support ligaments responsible for fixing the lens. It is a serious, often very painful disease leading to blindness.
Primary open angle glaucoma, POAG, is an inherited eye disease that is more or less common in several breeds. The disease manifests itself at a young age. The first symptoms can be observed as early as 9–18 months of age. Sometimes they are very mild and the owner may not notice them in time.
The Bearcoat Shar Pei – A ” bogeyman” for all Breeders? Author: Alexandra Gabrisch, kindly supported by Laboklin Can or must we anticipate based on the
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Familial Shar-Pei Fever (FSF) is a periodic fever syndrome that is characterized by random inflammatory events with high fever, sometimes with swelling about joint/s or face, that usually last 12-36 hrs. FSF is an autoinflammatory syndrome (not autoimmune).