Serum chemistry alterations in Alaskan sled dogs during five successive days of prolonged endurance exercise.

TitleSerum chemistry alterations in Alaskan sled dogs during five successive days of prolonged endurance exercise.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2007
AuthorsMcKenzie EC, Jose-Cunilleras E, Hinchcliff KW, Holbrook TC, Royer C, Payton ME, Williamson K, Nelson S, Willard MD, Davis MS
JournalJournal of the American Veterinary Medical Association
Volume230
Issue10
Pagination1486-92
Date Published2007 May 15
ISSN0003-1488
KeywordsAlaska, Alkaline Phosphatase, Animals, Aspartate Aminotransferases, Bilirubin, Blood Chemical Analysis, Blood Proteins, Blood Urea Nitrogen, Cohort Studies, Dogs, Electrolytes, Female, Hemoglobins, Male, Muscle, Skeletal, Physical Conditioning, Animal, Physical Exertion, Prospective Studies, Running, Serum Albumin, Serum Globulins, Sports
Abstract

To determine the impact of successive days of endurance exercise on select serum chemistry values in conditioned Alaskan sled dogs.

Alternate JournalJ. Am. Vet. Med. Assoc.