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  1. Coppinger, LM, Freeman, LM, Tyrrell, WD Jr, Rosenthal, SL, Dentino, ME, Abrams, FL et al.. Echocardiographic and electrocardiographic findings in Irish Wolfhounds eating high-pulse or low-pulse diets. J Vet Intern Med. 2024;38 (3):1300-1304. doi: 10.1111/jvim.17075. PubMed PMID:38609078 PubMed Central PMC11099749.
  2. DuPerry, B, Lopez, KE, Rush, JE, Berridge, BR, Mitchell, RN, Breitschwerdt, EB et al.. Dilated cardiomyopathy of possible dietary origin in a cat. J Vet Cardiol. 2024;51 :172-178. doi: 10.1016/j.jvc.2023.11.003. PubMed PMID:38141434 .
  3. Freeman, LM, Rush, JE, Karlin, ET. Untargeted metabolomic profiling of dogs with myxomatous mitral valve disease and congestive heart failure shows metabolic differences associated with the presence of cardiac cachexia. Am J Vet Res. 2023;84 (12):. doi: 10.2460/ajvr.23.07.0161. PubMed PMID:38041949 .
  4. Heinze, CR, Burgess, KE, Barber, LG, Rassnick, KM, Post, GS, Segaloff, R et al.. Effects of a high-protein, increased-fibre, dry diet supplemented with omega-3 fatty acids on quality of life in dogs undergoing chemotherapy. Vet Comp Oncol. 2024;22 (1):2-11. doi: 10.1111/vco.12940. PubMed PMID:37933436 PubMed Central PMC11115191.
  5. Adkins, JR, Mulé, CM, Linder, DE, Must, A, Cash, SB, Folta, SC et al.. Exploring health behaviors and the role of pet dogs in households with autistic children: the DANE study. Front Pediatr. 2023;11 :1153124. doi: 10.3389/fped.2023.1153124. PubMed PMID:37520050 PubMed Central PMC10376699.
  6. Fischer, KE, Rush, JE, Freeman, LM. Pit bull-type breeds with dilated cardiomyopathy eating nontraditional diets improve after diet change (2015-2022). J Am Vet Med Assoc. 2023;261 (7):1011-1019. doi: 10.2460/javma.23.01.0025. PubMed PMID:37059420 .
  7. Karp, SI, Freeman, LM, Rush, JE, Karlin, ET, LaMastro, JN, Hicks, JM et al.. Comparison of echocardiography, biomarkers and taurine concentrations in cats eating high- or low-pulse diets. J Feline Med Surg. 2023;25 (2):1098612X231154859. doi: 10.1177/1098612X231154859. PubMed PMID:36803067 PubMed Central PMC10812079.
  8. Cardamone, C, Linder, DA, Knoll, JS, Webster, CRL, Murray, M, Frank, N et al.. Use of short videos and case studies to enhance student confidence in biochemistry knowledge and application in a large lecture biochemistry course in first year veterinary curriculum. Biochem Mol Biol Educ. 2023;51 (2):164-170. doi: 10.1002/bmb.21705. PubMed PMID:36606545 .
  9. Smith, CE, Parnell, LD, Lai, CQ, Rush, JE, Adin, DB, Ordovás, JM et al.. Metabolomic profiling in dogs with dilated cardiomyopathy eating non-traditional or traditional diets and in healthy controls. Sci Rep. 2022;12 (1):22585. doi: 10.1038/s41598-022-26322-8. PubMed PMID:36585421 PubMed Central PMC9803641.
  10. Owens, EJ, LeBlanc, NL, Freeman, LM, Scollan, KF. Comparison of echocardiographic measurements and cardiac biomarkers in healthy dogs eating nontraditional or traditional diets. J Vet Intern Med. 2023;37 (1):37-46. doi: 10.1111/jvim.16606. PubMed PMID:36482834 PubMed Central PMC9889624.
  11. Stecyk, CN, Freeman, LM, Webster, CRL, Penninck, DG, Marino, K, Berg, J et al.. Gastrointestinal signs and a need for nutritional management may persist long term in dogs and cats undergoing resection of the ileocolic junction: 35 cases (2008-2020). J Am Vet Med Assoc. 2022;260 (S3):S15-S22. doi: 10.2460/javma.22.08.0352. PubMed PMID:36170213 .
  12. Howell, TJ, Nieforth, L, Thomas-Pino, C, Samet, L, Agbonika, S, Cuevas-Pavincich, F et al.. Defining Terms Used for Animals Working in Support Roles for People with Support Needs. Animals (Basel). 2022;12 (15):. doi: 10.3390/ani12151975. PubMed PMID:35953965 PubMed Central PMC9367407.
  13. Adin, DB, Haimovitz, D, Freeman, LM, Rush, JE. Untargeted global metabolomic profiling of healthy dogs grouped on the basis of grain inclusivity of their diet and of dogs with subclinical cardiac abnormalities that underwent a diet change. Am J Vet Res. 2022;83 (9):. doi: 10.2460/ajvr.22.03.0054. PubMed PMID:35895762 .
  14. Haimovitz, D, Vereb, M, Freeman, L, Goldberg, R, Lessard, D, Rush, J et al.. Effect of diet change in healthy dogs with subclinical cardiac biomarker or echocardiographic abnormalities. J Vet Intern Med. 2022;36 (3):1057-1065. doi: 10.1111/jvim.16416. PubMed PMID:35420218 PubMed Central PMC9151466.
  15. Freeman, L, Rush, J, Adin, D, Weeks, K, Antoon, K, Brethel, S et al.. Prospective study of dilated cardiomyopathy in dogs eating nontraditional or traditional diets and in dogs with subclinical cardiac abnormalities. J Vet Intern Med. 2022;36 (2):451-463. doi: 10.1111/jvim.16397. PubMed PMID:35297103 PubMed Central PMC8965249.
  16. Karp, SI, Freeman, LM, Rush, JE, Arsenault, WG, Cunningham, SM, DeFrancesco, TC et al.. Dilated cardiomyopathy in cats: survey of veterinary cardiologists and retrospective evaluation of a possible association with diet. J Vet Cardiol. 2022;39 :22-34. doi: 10.1016/j.jvc.2021.11.002. PubMed PMID:34963075 PubMed Central PMC10227871.
  17. Linder, DE, Folta, SC, Must, A, Mulé, CM, Cash, SB, Halbreich, ED et al.. A Stakeholder-Engaged Approach to Development of an Animal-Assisted Intervention for Obesity Prevention Among Youth With Autism Spectrum Disorder and Their Pet Dogs. Front Vet Sci. 2021;8 :735432. doi: 10.3389/fvets.2021.735432. PubMed PMID:34869717 PubMed Central PMC8636006.
  18. Smith, CE, Parnell, LD, Lai, CQ, Rush, JE, Freeman, LM. Investigation of diets associated with dilated cardiomyopathy in dogs using foodomics analysis. Sci Rep. 2021;11 (1):15881. doi: 10.1038/s41598-021-94464-2. PubMed PMID:34354102 PubMed Central PMC8342479.
  19. Devlin, L, McCobb, E, Cardamone, C, Linder, DE. Assessing the Impact of a Pilot Nutrition Curriculum on Students' Confidence and Ability to Perform Nutritional Assessments on Overweight Dogs and Cats for Use in a Veterinary Outreach Program. J Vet Med Educ. 2022;49 (5):594-602. doi: 10.3138/jvme-2020-0162. PubMed PMID:34310269 .
  20. Linder, DE, Santiago, S, Halbreich, ED. Is There a Correlation Between Dog Obesity and Human Obesity? Preliminary Findings of Overweight Status Among Dog Owners and Their Dogs. Front Vet Sci. 2021;8 :654617. doi: 10.3389/fvets.2021.654617. PubMed PMID:34307518 PubMed Central PMC8298855.