Here is a link to a wonderful (lengthy -- 54 minutes) seminar by Dr. Andy Beardow on diagnosing and treating mitral valve disease. The active graphics make MVD much more understandable than anything I've come upon previously.

Dr. Beardow was one of the cardiologists who presented the MVD breeding protocol to a capacity crowd of US cavalier breeders in May 1998 at a CKCSC,USA symposium in Atlanta, and since then has remained perplexed as to why so many breeders continue to ignore it.


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