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    Default Online Survey about coat characteristics and changes

    Please take time to help this final year vet student..................

    An online survey to investigate coat characteristics and changes in Spaniel Breeds.

    https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/7WQJ5SN

    This online survey is part of a veterinary final year research project investigating hair coat characteristics and changes in spaniel breeds, and how owners feel about them.

    If you own a spaniel I would really appreciate you participating in this 5-minute survey.
    Owners of both neutered and unneutered spaniels are required for this survey. If you have multiple spaniels please feel free to complete a questionnaire for each dog.
    All results will remain confidential.

    Thank you for participating in this survey
    Margaret C

    Cavaliers......Faith, The Ginger Tank and Woody.
    Japanese Chins.... Dandy, Benny, Bridgette and Hana.
    Remembered with love......... Tommy Tuppence and Fonzi

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    Did one for Lucky. Will do another one for Sparks
    Lani
    (a.k.a. Lucky's & Sparky's mom!)

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    I have done this for Spangle.
    Christine
    Spangle born 24/11/07 (Blen)
    Poppy (Blen)who went to Rainbow Bridge aged 13 and a half.

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    I submitted two!

    Jeeeze it really worries me that people seriously take into consideration the effect on coat when deciding whether or not to spay/neuter
    Courtney
    Lady (1.5 year old tricolour) & Gracie (4 year old blenheim)
    "Happiness is a warm puppy" - Charles M. Schulz

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    I find it interesting the questions I was asked. They all relate to coat change after 4 months.
    As a pet owner, I would never consider coat as a factor either in deciding to neuter. But I think the survey is interesting in that it asks if I noticed a coat change at 4 months. No, I didn't notice it then, but Lucky was neutered there was a clear change in the quality of his coat. No question about it. But that was at over 1 year old.
    Lani
    (a.k.a. Lucky's & Sparky's mom!)

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    Answered for all four of mine - like everyone else coat change never factored into my decision to neuter/spay. And do you think I can remember back to when they were four months old and whether their coat changed? Hah!!! Fat chance!!
    Bev
    Oliver (blenheim, born 3/2001), Riley (black & tan, born 8/2002,), Madison (ruby, born 9/2003), and Oz (tri-color, born 7/2007)

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