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2016 - Issue 2

Heart Testing Recommendations for ALL Irish Wolfhounds, SARDS and the Irish Wolfhound, 2016 Heart Testing Results, Regional Groups Help with IWF Study

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2016 - Issue 1

Gong Foward with Heart Testing: The Life Cycle Study II and the OFA's New Cardiac Database; Cardiac Lessons from the Lifetime Cariac Study; Longevity Data from the Lifetime Cardiac Study

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2015 - Issue 2

Heart Testing at IWADV, Trends in IW Health from the Lifetime Cardiac Study, TX Rescue Update, Canine Health Foundation Conference

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2015 - Issue 1

Eye Testing at the IWCA National, PVCs in the Irish Wolfhound, Texas Rescue Update and Stories

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2014 - Issue 2

Health Testing Updates, Texas Rescue Report

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2014 - Issue 01

Heart Testing This Spring, Cardiomypopathy in Irish Wolfhounds, IWF Supports New Research, New Osteosarcoma Study at UPenn, An Engineer's Guide to Basic Cardiology

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2013 - Issue 2

Update on IWF Heart Studies, IWF Rescue Grant Report, IWF Sponsored Speaker at IWADV 2013 (Osteosarcoma Vaccine Research), Second Gift to Continue Broad Institute IW Osteosarcoma Study

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2013 - Issue 1

Broad Institute Osteosarcoma Project Update, Startle Disease Final Report, In Memoriam:  Bill Deemer and Diana Powers, Appreciation: Anne Janis

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2012 - Issue 2

Fosamax Revisited, Progress by the Broad Institute, Study Updates, Meet William D Tyrrell Jr., Help Us Meet the challenge,  Cardiac Study on Echo vs. EKG, Reduced-cost Echocardiograms and EKGs

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2012 - Issue 1

IWF and IWCA Announce Gift Agreement for Osteosarcoma Study, New Study on Startle Disease in IWs, Irish Wolfhound Seizure Study Update, IWF Sponsored Health Studies, Reduced-cost Echocardiograms and EKGs, Heart Testing at the IWCA National Specialty

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2011 - Issue 2

Genetics FAQs, Epilepsy in the Irish Wolfhound - An Update, Hearts Tested at DelVal, Locust Grove Honors Anne Janis

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2011 - Issue 1

Cardiac Disease in the Irish Wolfhound (update), Why Test for Hip Dysplasia?, Results from IWF Echo Clinic at IWCA 2011, What Can I Do to Help?

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2010 - Issue 2

Canine Osteosarcoma and Hemangiosarcoma:  The Challenge of the Dog Disease Mapping Project, Early Spay-Neuter Considerations for the Canine Athlete, IWF-Sponsored Heart Testing at IWADV Specialty

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2010 - Issue 1

IWF Launches Redesigned Website, Final report from the IW Osteosarcoma Treatment study, Epilepsy in the Irish Wolfhound – An Update, Abstract of study on Interleukin-12 as a cancer treatment, As the Summer Heats Up (tips for caring for dogs in the summer heat), Cardiac Health in Irish Wolfhounds

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2009 - Issue 1

Idiopathic Epilepsy Study Update, Cardiomyopathy, Heart Disease: A Leading Cause of Death in IWs, news of the IWF/IWS Merger, and a report from the IWF Seminar at IWADV 2009

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2007 - Issue 1

Updates for the Chronic/Recurring Pneumonia, Lifetime Cardiac and AFib Neurohormone studies, Shallow Gene Pool: Dive at Your Own Risk, Coat Color, and Resistance is Futile (discussion of antibiotic resistance)

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2006 - Issue 1

Cardiology Vets Evaluate 'Rescue' Drug Pimobendan, Under the Microscope: Antibiotics

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2005 - Issue 2

Pneumonia - What You Need to Know, Liver Shunt in the IW, Lifetime Cardiac Study update, 2005 CERF Clinic report

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2005 - Issue 1

Lymphoma - What You Need to Know, The Battle of the Bulge, Results of Urinalyses in 77 IWs

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2004 - Issue 2

2004 CERF Clinic report, Hydrotherapy Helps Heal, IW Respiratory Disease/PCD

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2004 - Issue 1

Bloodwork Basics - A Reference Guide, Osteosarcoma - What You Need to Know

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2003 - Issue 4

Lifetime Cardiac Study update, osteosarcoma study descriptions

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2003 - Issue 3

Hemangiosarcoma - What You Need to Know, Laparoscopic-assisted Gastropexy, Results of Urinalyses in 64 IWs, 2003 CERF Clinic report

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2003 - Issue 2

Pneumonia and PCD study report, Fierce When Provoked (temperament discussion), historical IW article

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2003 - Issue 1

Blood Pressure: What's Normal for IWs, Lifetime Cardiac Study update, historical IW articles

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