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Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci.2020.9(3): 1432-1439
DOI: https://doi.org/10.20546/ijcmas.2020.903.167


Epidemiological Study of Canine hypothyroidism in Chhattisgarh state, India
Roopali1*, S. Roy1, M. Roy2 and C. N. Galdhar3
1Department of Veterinary Medicine, College of Veterinary Science & AH, Durg,Chhattisgarh-491001, India
2Department of Veterinary Physiology and Biochemistry College of Veterinary Science & AH, Durg, Chhattisgarh-491001, India
3Department of Veterinary Clinical Medicine, Ethics and Jurisprudence, Bombay Veterinary College, India
*Corresponding author
Abstract:

The present study was conducted to know the prevalence of canine hypothyroidism in Durg-Bhillai, Raipur and Rajnandgaon districts of Chhattisgarh state. The overall prevalence of hypothyroidism was found to be 1.28 % in Chhattisgarh state with highest prevalence in Raipur (1.73%) followed by Durg-Bhillai (1.25%) and Rajnandgaon (0.97%). Dogs between 6-8 years age (52.381%) were more susceptible to hypothyroidism. The prevalence of hypothyroidism was higher in male dogs (59.52%) as compared to females (40.48%). Hypothyroidism in dogs was found to be more prevalent in Labrador breed followed by Golden retriever, Spitz, German Shephard, Pug, Saint Bernard and Rottweiler respectively. Dogs having body weight above 40 kg were more susceptible  for hypothyroidism accounting to a prevalence rate of  57.14%.


Keywords: canine, hypothyroidism, male, labrador, Chhattisgarh
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Roopali, B., S. Roy, M. Roy and Galdhar. C. N. 2020. Epidemiological Study of Canine hypothyroidism in Chhattisgarh state, India.Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci. 9(3): 1432-1439. doi: https://doi.org/10.20546/ijcmas.2020.903.167