The Athletic and Working Dog Newsletter 3:2

Issue 3(2): ~ Exertional Rhabdomyolysis in the Athletic or Working Dog: Part I
Exertional Rhabdomyolysis is a metabolic disease that affects athletic and working dogs. It is related to extreme muscle work to the point that the muscle cells are damaged. This cellular damage can create secondary problems that can range from minor muscle pain to the death of the dog.