And for a disease that most frequently occurs in the keeshond
breed, primary hyperparathyroidism (or PHPT), not only has a gene been found, but a genetic screening test for PHPT is now available.
Rainey's results showed "some" Border Collie; however, she showed distant traces of Briard, Cairn Terrier, Great Dane, and Keeshond
Now a 10-year-old Californian, Kylie was an upstate New Yorker, too, when the magnificent keeshond
won Best-in-Breed at Westminster.
, Pulis, Cairn Terriers, Miniature Pinschers, Poodles, Samoyeds, Australian Terriers, Schnauzers, Spitz, Fox Terriers, Bichon Frise, and Siberian Huskies may be at higher risk.
Uroliths can develop in any breed, but the greatest number of calcium oxalate stones presented for analysis have come from Miniature Schnauzers, Bichon Frises, Standard Schnauzers, Lhasa Apsos, Shih Tzus, Yorkshire Terriers, Miniature Poodles, Pomeranians, Parson Russell Terriers, Papillons, Keeshonds
, Samoyeds, Chihuahuas, Cairn Terriers, Maltese, Toy Poodles, West Highland White Terriers, Dachshunds, and mixed breeds.