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
Date Published2007 Jan
KeywordsVanilmandelic Acid

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.