Three hundred and three dogs with cataracts seen in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

@article{Baumworcel2009ThreeHA,
  title={Three hundred and three dogs with cataracts seen in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.},
  author={Natasha Baumworcel and Ana Maria Barros Soares and Gustavo Helms and Paulo R L Rei and Maria Cristina N Castro},
  journal={Veterinary ophthalmology},
  year={2009},
  volume={12 5},
  pages={299-301}
}
OBJECTIVE To describe the most common canine breeds affected with cataracts in Rio de Janeiro. ANIMALS Three hundred and three dogs were included in this retrospective study. Animal ages ranged from 6 months to 14.8 years. MATERIAL AND METHODS All records of dogs seen by the Ophthalmology Service of Policlínica Veterinária Botafogo between January 2005 and June 2008 were reviewed. Animals with cataracts were separated, and breed and age were evaluated. RESULTS Most of the dogs presented… CONTINUE READING