Volume 14 (2023)
Volume 13 (2022)
Volume 12 (2021)
Volume 11 (2020)
Volume 10 (2019)
Volume 9 (2018)
Volume 8 (2017)
Volume 7 (2016)
Volume 6 (2015)
Volume 5 (2014)
Volume 4 (2013)
Volume 3 (2012)
Volume 2 (2011)
Volume 1 (2010)
Effects of diets supplemented by fish oil on sex ratio of pups in bitch

Faramarz Gharagozlou; Reza Youssefi; Vahid Akbarinejad

Volume 7, Issue 2 , June 2016, , Pages 105-110

  The present study was conducted to evaluate the effect of fish oil supplementation prior to mating on secondary sex ratio of pups (the proportion of males at birth) in bitches. Sixty five bitches (German Shepherd, n = 35; Husky, n = 30) were enrolled in the study. Bitches (140-150 days post-estrus) were ...  Read More

A study of visceral leishmaniasis in owned dogs with dermal lesions in Mashhad area, Khorasan Razavi province

Sadaf Sabzevari; Gholamreza Razmi; Abolghasem Naghibi; Javad Khoshnegah

Volume 7, Issue 1 , March 2016, , Pages 55-61

  Dog is the main reservoir host of visceral leishmaniasis in Iran. The present study was carried out to investigate visceral leishmaniasis in owned dogs with dermal lesions in Mashhad, Khorasan Razavi province. Thirty- nine owned dogs with dermal lesions were selected. During study, four of dogs were ...  Read More

Small Animal Internal Medicine
An unusual necrotic myositis by Clostridium perfringens in a German Shepherd dog: A clinical report, bacteriological and molecular identification

Hamideh Salari Sedigh; Masoud Rajabioun; Jamshid Razmyar; Hossein Kazemi Mehrjerdi

Volume 6, Issue 4 , December 2015, , Pages 349-353

  Clostridial myositis, considered to be rare in pet animals, is an acutely fatal toxaemic condition. Some species of clostridia are responsible for necrotic myositis. A 2-year-old male German shepherd dog was admitted with non-weight bearing lameness and massive swelling of the left hind limb. Clostridium ...  Read More

Abnormal bisubclavian trunk arising from the aortic arch determined by cadaver dissection of a native dog: A case report

Younes Kamali; Mina Tadjalli Tadjalli

Volume 6, Issue 3 , September 2015, , Pages 261-263

  Congenital anomalies of the great thoracic vessels have been reported in 20% of dogs and cats. In some cases, the vascular ring anomalies remain unrecognized throughout the lifetime of an animal. This report describes a case with an unusual vascular ring anomaly (VRA) that was detected during dissection ...  Read More

Small Animal Internal Medicine
Comparative evaluation between hypericin (hypiran) and fluoxetine in treatment of companion dogs with tail chasing

Bahman Mosallanejad; Hossein Najafzadeh Varzi; Reza Avizeh; Mahdi Pourmahdi; Fatemeh Khalili

Volume 6, Issue 2 , June 2015, , Pages 167-172

  The aim of the present study was to compare the effects of hypericin and fluoxetine in the treatment of companion dogs with tail chasing in Ahvaz district. In the present survey, eighteen dogs with tail chasing were assigned into three equal groups for a three-year period. The dogs were randomly classified ...  Read More

Comparison between two portal laparoscopy and open surgery for ovariectomy in dogs

Elnaz Shariati; Jalal Bakhtiari; Alireza Khalaj; Amir Niasari-Naslaji

Volume 5, Issue 3 , July 2014, , Pages 219-223

  Ovariectomy (OVE) is a routine surgical procedure for neutering in small animal practice. Laparoscopy is a new surgical technique which contains advantages such as less trauma, smaller incision and excellent visualization than traditional open surgery. The present study was conducted to examine the feasibility ...  Read More

Intravascular hemolysis associated with Candidatus Mycoplasma hematoparvum in a non-splenectomized dog in the south region of Iran

Hassan Sharifiyazdi; Mohammad Abbaszadeh Hasiri; Amin Hosein Amini

Volume 5, Issue 3 , July 2014, , Pages 243-246

  A 2-year-old male Pekingese dog was referred to Shiraz University’s Veterinary Teaching Hospital for anorexia and depression. The case had no history of surgery. Physical examination revealed no abnormalities except mild depression and fever. Small, coccoid, epicellular bacteria were detected on ...  Read More

Congenital peritoneopericardial diaphragmatic hernia in a terrier dog

Reza Kheirandish; Mehdi Saberi; Dariush Vosough; Nasrin Askari

Volume 5, Issue 2 , June 2014, , Pages 153-155

  A one-month-old male terrier dog was referred in shock status with a history of anorexia, tachypnea, abdominal distention and progressive weight loss. Auscultation of right side of the lungs found enhanced respiratory noises. The thorough auscultation of the opposite side of the chest revealed the presence ...  Read More

Hemangiopericytoma in a young dog: Evaluation of histopathological and immunohistochemical features

Fatemeh Namazi; Mohammad Abbaszadeh Hasiri; Ahmad Oryan; Ali Moshiri

Volume 5, Issue 2 , June 2014, , Pages 157-160

  In the present study, we describe a subcutaneous mass between the left flank and hip in a 2-year-old male Great Dane dog. Histopathologically, cells appeared to be spindle shaped around a central capillary together with a fingerprint pattern. Immunohistochemical analysis presented that the neoplastic ...  Read More

Survey of dermatological conditions in a population of domestic dogs in Mashhad, northeast of Iran (2007-2011)

Javad Khoshnegah; Ahmad Reza Movassaghi; Mehrnaz Rad

Volume 4, Issue 2 , June 2013, , Pages 99-103

  In order to assess the prevalence of skin diseases in dogs encountered in a first opinion university small animal clinic, 1299 Iranian domestic dogs presented from September 2007 through March 2011 to the Ferdowsi University of Mashhad Veterinary Teaching Hospital, were examined. Dermatological disorders ...  Read More

Classification and grading of canine malignant mammary tumors

Abbas Tavasoly; Hannaneh Golshahi; Annahita Rezaie; Mohammad Farhadi

Volume 4, Issue 1 , March 2013, , Pages 25-30

  Histological grading is a good parameter to stratify tumors according to their biological aggressiveness. The Elston and Ellis grading method in humans, invasive ductal breast carcinomas and other invasive tumors are routinely used. The aims of this study were classification of mammary gland tumors and ...  Read More

Rectal diverticulum in a terrier dog: A case report

Hossein Kazemi Mehrjerdi; Ali Mirshahi; Amir Afkhami

Volume 4, Issue 1 , March 2013, , Pages 63-67

  Rectal diverticulum is a rare condition in dogs characterized by formation of a pouch or sac due to hernial protrusion of the mucous membranes through a defect in the muscular coat of the rectum. A 12-year-old male terrier dog was admitted with a history of a left perineal swelling, dyschezia and tenesmus ...  Read More

Comparison of hyaluronic acid-containing topical eye drops with carbomer-based topical ocular gel as a tear replacement in canine keratoconjunctivitis sicca: A prospective study in twenty five dogs

David Williams; Sheldon Middleton; Hamidreza Fattahian; Roozbeh Moridpour

Volume 3, Issue 4 , December 2012, , Pages 229-232

  The aim of this study was to evaluate the efficacy of a hyaluronic acid containing eye drop in ameliorating ocular surface pathology and discomfort in canine keratoconjunctivitis sicca (KCS). Twenty five dogs with KCS treated with a topical carbomer (CA)-based tear replacement gel were moved to treatment ...  Read More

Protein 53 expression in a mixed Labrador subcutaneous lymphoma

Annahita Rezaie; Abbas Tavassoli

Volume 3, Issue 2 , June 2012, , Pages 147-149

  An 11 year – old mixed female Labrador was presented with two masses in trunk and neck. The tumoral masses were excised and sent for histopathological and immunohistochemical analyses. Histopathological examination of masses revealed diffuse infiltration of small sized lymphoid cells in subcutaneous ...  Read More