These resources are here to help participants with various facets of the Golden Retriever Lifetime Study. Have additional questions? Check out our Frequently Asked Questions section for answers to the most common questions. Not able to find your answer? Send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
General Study Resources:
Owner’s Manual – This manual provides a comprehensive overview of useful study information and resources, including tools to help you keep records that will be valuable for the study.
Purina Body Condition Score – Check your dog’s body condition scores using this validated scale developed by Nestle Purina.
Dermal Mass Map – Keep track of your dog’s superficial skin masses by using this handy diagram.
Biopsy Decision Tree – Does your dog have a suspicious lump and not sure what to tell your veterinarian? This graphic will help you and your veterinarian submit the right samples and information.
Annual Study Examination Resources:
Annual Study Visit Process Diagram – Have questions about the annual process? This graphic will help you better understand the process.
Dam and Sire History – This form assists with completing the dam and sire history section of the study questionnaire. For second year annual examinations your veterinarian will input this information. Starting with third year annual examinations this information will be included on your owner questionnaire.
Glossary for Dam and Sire History – Refer to this glossary to help you complete the Sire and Dam Medical History.
Marketing and Media Resources:
Study Infographic – Interested in learning some fun facts about the study? Check out this year’s infographic.
Study Brochure – Want to help spread the word about Morris Animal Foundation? Learn about the study by reading our digital brochure.
Veterinarian Recognition Certificate – Customize and print out this certificate to take to your study veterinarian in order to recognize your veterinary care team for their dedication and participation in the study.