Assessment of serum antibody titers against canine distemper virus, canine adenovirus type II, and canine parvovirus in Alaskan sled dogs before and after a long-distance race.

TitleAssessment of serum antibody titers against canine distemper virus, canine adenovirus type II, and canine parvovirus in Alaskan sled dogs before and after a long-distance race.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2008
AuthorsBanse HE, McKenzie EC, Nelson S, Hinchcliff KW
JournalJournal of the American Veterinary Medical Association
Volume232
Issue11
Pagination1669-73
Date Published2008 Jun 1
ISSN0003-1488
KeywordsAdenoviridae Infections, Adenoviruses, Canine, Alaska, Animals, Antibodies, Viral, Cohort Studies, Distemper, Distemper Virus, Canine, Dog Diseases, Dogs, Female, Male, Neutralization Tests, Odds Ratio, Parvoviridae Infections, Parvovirus, Canine, Physical Conditioning, Animal, Prospective Studies, Seroepidemiologic Studies
Abstract

To determine serum antibody titers against canine distemper virus (CDV), canine adenovirus type II (CAV-2), and canine parvovirus (CPV) in trained sled dogs prior to and after completion of a long-distance race.

Alternate JournalJ. Am. Vet. Med. Assoc.