Text and Data Mining valid from 2019-07-01
Received: 12 November 2018
Accepted: 20 June 2019
First Online: 1 July 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: Consent to the use of each dog’s data was confirmed by the owner’s signature. Because the blood collection protocol used in this study was used in our veterinary medical teaching hospital before planning this study, the ethics committee of our teaching hospital judged that ethical review was unnecessary. The animals were handled according to high ethical standards and national legislation.
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.