Effect of strenuous exercise on urine concentrations of homovanillic acid, cortisol, and vanillylmandelic acid in sled dogs.

TitleEffect of strenuous exercise on urine concentrations of homovanillic acid, cortisol, and vanillylmandelic acid in sled dogs.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2007
AuthorsDurocher LL, Hinchcliff KW, Williamson KK, McKenzie EC, Holbrook TC, Willard M, Royer CM, Davis MS
JournalAmerican journal of veterinary research
Volume68
Issue1
Pagination107-11
Date Published2007 Jan
ISSN0002-9645
KeywordsAnimals, Creatinine, Dogs, Homovanillic Acid, Hydrocortisone, Physical Conditioning, Animal, Vanilmandelic Acid
Abstract

To determine whether prolonged exercise by conditioned sled dogs affects urine concentrations of homovanillic acid (a metabolite of dopamine), vanillylmandelic acid (a metabolite of norepinephrine and epinephrine), and cortisol.

Alternate JournalAm. J. Vet. Res.