First Known Analysis of Necropsy Reports Suggestive of Abuse in Dogs, Cats


Retrospective Analysis of Necropsy Reports Suggestive of Abuse in Dogs and Cats

This article was published in the February 15, 2018 issue of JAVMA.  To the author’s knowledge this study was the first to evaluate the frequency of dogs and cats with signs suggestive of animal abuse submitted to a Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory in the United States.

Dennis Will, DVM
Chair, SVMA Animal Welfare Committee