Tag Archives: Akita

Any suggestions?

Just got through bathing akaya she is doing well he skin is looking great and getting thicker.

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New update on Akaya and SA

Akaya is doing well Has had a couple of very small breakdowns always seems to be the same places elbows and back leg heals.

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Akitas and Macrothrombocytopenia

Recently there was a veterinary journal article about three Akitas with a persistent macrothrombocytopenia.

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A conversation about SA in Japanese Akita with Dr. Pedersen

By Peter van der Lugt

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4th Mineral Oil Bath

Here you see pictures before and after her 4th oil bath.

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3rd Mineral Oil Treatment

I can see improvement no open sores or bleeding on back & chest.

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Going to Dermatologist

Going to Dallas…

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Supplements – July 9th 2015

We started on 9/6/15 with x6 Moducare and are now down to 3.

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The treatment plan – started on July 9th 2015

This was a treatment plan that I had found and decided to go with as there were many Akita owners that had referenced this treatment @ akitafriends.com and the Akita Club.

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Diversity test for Akitas

  The Veterinary Genetics Laboratory (VGL) of the University of California, Davis, in collaboration with Dr Niels C. Pedersen, has started the research phase to develop a canine genetic diversity test for Akitas.

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Blood-samples; sick dogs with VKH

AU got an e-mail the other day with very interesting information. The following text is copied/pasted from the original e-mail

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Winter is here

And Manuel has a very thick coat from belly down, but from his neck to tail the SA has resulted in  many spots without any under-coat.

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Poor Kumi!

Kumi has some big problems with two of her paws.

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Akita Kumi living with Atopic Dermatitis

Kumi has now the best coat ever in her life even though she is living with Atopic Dermatitis (allergies).

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