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Canis

[′kā·nəs]
(vertebrate zoology)
The type genus of the dog family (Canidae), including dogs, wolves, and jackals.
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2013: Situation of golden jackal (Canis aureus) in Slovakia and in the Central European region.
canis affects androgen-related organs in male dogs.
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canis is diskospondylitis, which can occur in otherwise healthy dogs or in those with a history of reproductive failure that was treated with antimicrobial drugs (17, 18).
The reduction in hemoglobin, packed cell volume, RBCs and blood pictures of hypochromasia, poikilocytosis and anisocytosis were indicating anaemia which is mainly due to hemolysis by Babesia canis and also due to decreased RBC production, excessive consumption and/or destruction of blood cellular component, decreased RBC survival and lack of erythropoitic response in Ehrlichiosis as suggested by Warner (2008).
Pet ownership--including dogs, cats, and even hamsters --might suggest Microsporum canis infection as would fluorescence with a Wood's light.
Another Canis Major star with a special relationship to Sirius is a 2nd-magnitude sun that's not part of the Southern Canis Triangle of Adhara, Delta ([delta]) Canis Majoris (Wezen), and Eta ([eta]) Canis Majoris (Aludra).
It is scheduled to fly again in December 2018, when it will look at Epsilon Canis Major.