Beating the odds – Mitral Valve Disease

Mitral Valve Disase or MVD is the leading cause of death in the Cavalier King Charles Spaniel. Almost all of our beloved dogs will eventually be afflicted with MVD. Over half will have MVD before they are five years old. It is our duty as their guardians to become as...

The importance of a yearly Cardiologist visit for a CKCS

So often this topic is posted about and discussed. What breeders are doing, what are they not doing, who are they using for breeding, who is doing their MVD testing, who isn’t, who is following protocol, who isn’t… etc etc. The sad reality of it all...