Category: Grass Awn Project

New case history – Pyothorax

I’m sad to say that we have another pyothorax case from our kennel in progress. It seemed to make more sense to create a page to track the history: http://www.meanseeds.com/case-history-xl-2013/ All good thoughts for XL’s full recovery are much appreciated …


Congratulations, Grady!

New NAFC, FC-AFC Cody Cut a Lean Grade, “Grady,” owned and handled by Chad Baker, won the 2011 National Amateur Retriever Championship which concluded June 25 in Ronan, Montana. Grady has had multiple incidents of grass awn infection, with treatment …


Nocardia Infection in Bird Dogs

I was fortunate to present on grass awn infection to the Purina Pointing Dog Awards gathering in Kansas City this past weekend with Dr. Pat McInteer. Dr. McInteer shared an article that he wrote with Dr. James Mills on diagnosing …


Finally!

Thanks to the technical expertise of Nathan Briggs (the WordPress guru who keeps this site running and the nasties at bay) , Dr. Matt Rooney’s excellent presentation to the ESSFTA two years ago can be accessed here: http://www.meanseeds.com/rooney-talk/ Many thanks …