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Small Animal Medicine
Effects of idiopathic epilepsy on the quality of life of dogs and their owners
  1. Annette Wessmann
  1. School of Veterinary Medicine, Small Animal Clinical Sciences, University of Glasgow, Garscube Estate, Glasgow G61 1QH

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IDIOPATHIC epilepsy of their dog seems to have a high emotional impact on owners. This directly affects us as veterinary surgeons, as we deal with both these pets and their owners. However, not much is known about the impact of this disease on dogs' and owners' quality of life.

The University of Glasgow veterinary school in conjunction with the Royal Veterinary College, London, is undertaking a …

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